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Van Zyl Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a sluice or water management system in low-lying land, from zijl ‘sluice’, ‘pump’, or a habitational name from places in the provinces of South Holland and Utrecht named with this word.

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

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