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Origin and popularity of the name DIX


Dix : 1: English: variant of Dicks.2: German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name German Benediktus Dutch Benedictus (see Benedict) or from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name composed with theud ‘people race’ (see Dietrich).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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