Sauvage Family History
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Sauvage Name Meaning
French and English: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Savage, Salvage, Ramage, Sage, Sauve, Salva, Selvage, Cabbage