Last name origins & meanings:
- Dutch: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name
beginning with the element berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.
- Dutch: habitational name from a village in Friesland called
- English: outside East Anglia, possibly a respelling of
Scottish Beats, a variant of Beat. In East Anglia,
however, where the name is concentrated, it is of Dutch origin (see 1,
2), as evidenced by the census of 1881.
- Probably a
respelling of German Beetz.
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