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Sawaya Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name probably based on Arabic sawiya ‘equality’, a derivative of sawi ‘well-proportioned’, ‘shapely’, ‘harmonious’. Japanese: topographic name meaning ‘swamp valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Sawada, Salama, Sawa, Amaya, Samara, Anaya, Araya, Samaha, Salata

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