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Sawhney Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name, said to mean ‘commander’ and ‘companion’, based on the name of a Khatri clan.

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


Similar surnames: Lachney, Tawney, Farney, Partney, Sidney, Sandner, Schley, Arney

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