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Origin and popularity of the name SANE


Sane : 1: Variant of Sain 1 a surname of German origin.2: Indian (Maharashtra; pronounced as two syllables): Konkanastha Brahmin name apparently a descriptive nickname derived from Marathi sana ‘small’ a word of Kannada origin.3: West African (mainly Senegal and Guinea-Bissau; also Sané): from the name of the Sane clan of the Mandinka people of unexplained etymology.

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

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