Last name origins & meanings:
- Scottish: from the Scottish pet form of the personal name
- English: variant of Way (see below).
- A family whose name is now found as Davie originated from Wey or
Way near Torrington, Devon, England. Their earliest recorded ancestor
was William de Wy or de la Wey, living in the reign of Henry II
(1154–89). The name later occurred as de Vye and de Vie before being
assimilated to a derivative of <xref>David</xref>.
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