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Subject: Re: Last name help!
Author: Satu   (guest,
Date: October 7, 2003 at 10:43:33 PM
Reply to: Last name help! by Bex
Hi Bex,

Ellevsen/Ellefsen are Scandinavian surnames, mostly used in Norway, more rarely used in Denmark. They mean "son of Ellev/Ellef".

Ellev/Ellef are a variants of the Old Norse name Eilífr which means "always, for ever" + "life".

Regards, Satu

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