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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lewy

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From Proto-Slavic *lě̑vъ.

Notable Persons Named Lewy

Lewy Miall Pattinson was a founder of washington h. soul pattinson, washington h. soul pattinson, and founder ofwashington h. soul pattinson. Lewy was born on March 10th, 1852 in Hexham. He died in 1944.


Lewy Thompson is a sports team member for the Swaffham Town F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Lewy

Frederic Lewy was a neurology and neurologist. Frederic was given the name Friedrich Heinrich Lewy on January 28th, 1885 in Berlin. He left this life on October 5th, 1950.


Hans Lewy was a scientist in the fields of mathematical analysis, partial differential equation, and several complex variables. Hans was born on October 20th, 1904 in Wrocław. He passed away on August 23rd, 1988.


Casimir was born on February 26th, 1919 in Warsaw. He passed away on February 8th, 1991.


Robert was born on October 16th, 1943.



Alfred is also known as Lewy and Sandy.


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Popularity of Lewy as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lewy U.S.
  White 87.91% 64.26%
  African American 2.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.93% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.03% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lewy

People with the last name Lewy are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lewy

  • How Popular is the name Lewy? As a last name Lewy was the 71,478th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Lewy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Lewy is Monday, August 9th, 1875.
  • How unique is the name Lewy? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Lewy. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Lewy: Your name in reverse order is Ywel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elwy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lewy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 273 people with the last name Lewy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lewy? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lewy as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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