Fava Family History
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Fava Name Meaning
Italian, Catalan, and Portuguese: from fava ‘broad bean’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of broad beans, a nickname for a bean eater, or a topographic name for someone living in an area characterized by the cultivation of this plant.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cava, Kava, Fara, Basa, Raba, Fama, Faia, Nava, Fata, Maza