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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