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Dubois

See Also: Bois

Le surnom de l'homme qui était originaire d'un lieu-dit caractérisé par la présence d'un bois, d'un bosquet, d'un bouquet d'arbres, explique la formation de ce nom de famille. Dubois : avec 25.128 foyers abonnés au téléphone (dont 982 à Paris), soit environ 70.000 personnes, ce patronyme occupe le 8e rang des noms les plus fréquents en France. Sa plus grande densité se situe dans le Nord.

© 2009 Pierre-Gabriel Gonzalez

Source: INSEE (French National Statistics Institute) - national data containing the surnames of all children born in France between 1891 and 2000.

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