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Bassin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Basye, a pet form of the biblical name Bath Sheba under the influence of Polish Basia, a pet form of Barbara. French: from bassin ‘small basin’, ‘ladle’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of such vessels.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Baskin, Tassin, Haskin, Maslin, Hasson, Babin, Ballin, Tessin, Bastin

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Bassin Family Origin

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Bassin Family Occupations

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  • Catholic Priest

    33%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%
  • Works On R Rd

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bassin family was Works On R Rd. The most common Bassin occupation in the USA was Catholic Priest. 33% of Bassin's were Catholic Priests. Catholic Priest and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bassin.

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