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SZABO - Name Meaning & Origin

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SZABO Surname Meaning & Origin:

Szabó is a common Hungarian occupational surname meaning "tailor," or "one who cuts or metes out."

Surname Origin:

Hungarian

Alternate Surname Spellings:

SABO, ZABO

Fun Facts About the Szabo Surname:

Up to about the 17th century, Zabo was the most common spelling of the Szabo surname.

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Genealogy Resources for the Surname SZABO:

Szabo Surname Project
Learn about the Szabo DNA Surname Project at Family Tree DNA.

Szabo Family Genealogy Forum
Search this popular genealogy forum for the Szabo surname to find others who might be researching your ancestors, or post your own Szabo query.

FamilySearch - SZABO Genealogy
Find records, queries, and lineage-linked family trees posted for the Szabo surname and its variations.

SZABO Surname & Family Mailing Lists
RootsWeb hosts several free mailing lists for researchers of the Szabo surname.

Cousin Connect - SZABO Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - SZABO Genealogy & Family History
Free databases and genealogy links for the last name Szabo.

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References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Menk, Lars. A Dictionary of German Jewish Surnames. Avotaynu, 2005.

Beider, Alexander. A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from Galicia. Avotaynu, 2004.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1989.

Hanks, Patrick. Dictionary of American Family Names. Oxford University Press, 2003.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.


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