Wax Family History
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Wax Name Meaning
Variant spelling of German and Jewish Wachs. English: metonymic occupational name for a seller or gatherer of beeswax, Middle English wax (from Old English weax). In the Middle Ages wax was an important commodity, used among other things for making candles.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lax, Sax, Tax, Way, Dax, Cap, Jax, Bax, Wan, Pax