Lafay meaning | Last name Lafay origin

Following is the meaning of Lafay surname. Family name Lafay is generally added after the name or middle name so also called last name.

Family Name / Last Name: Lafay No. of characters: 5 Origin: France Meaning: Variant Lafaye (= place planted beech) common in the Forez and Lyonnais.

Lafay is used as a family name or surname in France languages. Lafay has 5 characters long in length.

Lafay is common in France country(ies).

Lafay is ranked 125927 in our list.

There are about 238 people in US who wears Lafay as surname and ranked 75466 in US Census Bureau. In 2000 census, the last name was found in around 0.9 per 1 million , used in more than 1 hispanic race. It is also used as a first name, know the meaning of Lafay

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Lafay is not so popular last name but still a prevalent surname concentrated mainly in France which may be its originating country too. Around 3154 people have been found who wears Lafay as their family name. Lafay is used widely across the globe. More detailed information can be found below: Countries with very very low frequency i.e., 1 - 10: 9 Spain 100,092 3 Japan 14,078 2 Czech Republic 147,165 2 Uruguay 14,408 2 Argentina 95,312 2 Belgium 65,594 2 Ethiopia 3,940 1 Monaco 2,309 1 Bulgaria 16,228 1 Germany 172,258 1 Burkina Faso 23,434 1 Vietnam 7,292 1 Hong Kong 16,640 1 Switzerland 81,201 1 Jamaica 6,212 1 Mauritius 8,268 Countries with very low frequency i.e., 10 - 50: 23 Canada 110,032 22 England 126,462 13 Netherlands 78,557 Countries with low frequency i.e., 50 - 100:

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. Comments :Margo Severance Lafay is a fairly frequent name in the Massif Central and the Lyonnais, represented a place name from the Latin fageus, derived from fagus, with sense of beechwood forest, designating a planting beech, characteristic of the area. Celebrities having Lafay surname
Thomas Lafayette Houchins Jr. Police officer
Andrée Lafayette Actor
Andrée Lafayette Actor
Charles Lafayette Bane Author
Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette Political figure
George Lafayette Beal American Politician
John Lafayette Camp Lawyer
Christiana Lafayette Costume designer
William Lafayette Darling Civil engineer
Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette Political figure

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