Dewan Family History
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Dewan Name Meaning
Indian and Pakistani: status name for a treasurer or court official, from Arabic diwan ‘royal court’, ‘tribunal of justice’, or ‘treasury’. Under the Mughal administration in India the dewan was usually the highest official in a state.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Devan, Neman, Dean, Lewan, Deman, Degan, Duan, Awan, Degen, Dewar