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Lovely Name Meaning

English: nickname for an amiable person, also perhaps sometimes given in an ironical sense, from Middle English luvelich, loveli (Old English luflic). During the main period of surname formation the word was used in an active sense, ‘loving’, ‘kind’, ‘affectionate’, as well as the passive ‘lovable’, ‘worthy of love’. The meaning ‘attractive’, ‘beautiful’ is not clearly attested before the 14th century, and remained rare throughout the Middle Ages. New England Americanized form of French Lavallée (see Lavallee) or a similar name.

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


Similar surnames: Love, Lovejoy, Lively, Lovell, Lovelady, Loveday, Overy, Overly

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Lovely Family Origin

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Lovely Family Occupations

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  • Charwoman

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Ballast Keelman (Dock)

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lovely family was Ballast Keelman (Dock). Charwoman, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lovely. The most common Lovely occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 8% of Lovely's were Charwomans.

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