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Debates Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Walloon Debatis, a topographic name, with the preposition de, from bati ‘common land’, ‘village green’, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, for example Batty in Nandrain or Le Baty in Xhoris, both in the Belgian province of Liège, or Les Battis in Laneffe, Namur.

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


Similar surnames: Debes, Debutts, Delage, Delane, Dages, Detter, Delaney, Banes

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Debates. The most common Debates occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Debates's were Farmers.

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