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Brekhus Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named in Voss, from brek ‘slope’, ‘steep ascent’ (see Brekke) + hus ‘house’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Brekke, Reishus, Brekken, Redus, Brees, Brehm, Brockhaus, Dreyfus

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