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Origin and popularity of the name VAVASOUR

Origin

Vavasour : for a feudal tenant ranking immediately below a baron Old French vavas(s)our vavasseur Latin vassus vassorum ‘vassal of vassals’.

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

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Geographic distribution of the 17,738 individuals with the name VAVASOUR on Geneanet.

 

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    (116 individuals)

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