Levy Surname History
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Levy Meaning & Etymology
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No content has been submitted about the meaning of Levy. The following is speculative information about Levy. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The meaning of Levy come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. A lot of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Levy come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Levy Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Levy change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Levy were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Levy. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Levy last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Levy Family Tree
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- Hester (Levy) Paret 1803 - ?
- Eva Ruth Weissenberg Levy 1901 - 1957
- Levi "Levy" Bearce (bears), I 1748 - 1826
- Daniel Levy Hancock 1844 - ?
- Moses (Jacob Israel) Levy ? - 1760
- Bella Levy 1758 - ?
- Moses Moses Levy 1760 - 1815
- Hertz Levy/segal ? - 1506
- Fogel Levy ? - 1616
- Akiba/Jacob Levy 1590 - 1641