Boyar Family History
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Boyar Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place named Boyary, in Belarus, Latvia, or Lithuania. Americanized spelling of Polish Bojar, a status name or nickname from bojar ‘boyar’ (a member of the old Russian aristocracy).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Boyer, Boyan, Bar, Hoar, Bogar, Bosak, Bejar, Bazar, Bitar, Bonar