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Origin and popularity of the name DAWES


Dawes : 1: English: variant of Daw with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.2: German (Däwes): either a patronymic from an ancient Germanic personal name Davo or a variant of Tewes. The surname Däwes is rare in Germany.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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