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Havas Name Meaning

Hungarian: most probably a nickname from Old Hungarian havas ‘sleepwalker’, one of several Hungarian family names deriving from terms denoting illnesses. Less likely, but nevertheless possible, is derivation from a nickname for someone with prematurely white hair, from the Hungarian vocabulary word havas ‘snowy’, ‘snow-covered’.

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


Similar surnames: Haas, Navas, Halas, Haar, Hallas, Havran, Salas, Haver, Ladas, Nava

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Havas Family Origin

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Havas Family Occupations

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Havas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Havas Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Havas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Havas in 1959 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

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