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Origin and popularity of the name MAS

Origin

Mas : 1: Catalan and French (Occitan): topographic name for someone who lived in an isolated dwelling in the country rather than in a village from Catalan and Occitan mas ‘farmstead’ (from Late Latin mansum mansus). Compare Dumas.2: North German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Thomas. Compare Maas and Mass.

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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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Geographic distribution of the 291,300 individuals with the name MAS on Geneanet.

 

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