Sas Family History
Sas Name Meaning
Dutch, Polish, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ethnic and regional name from Middle Dutch Sasse, Polish Sas ‘Saxon’. Dutch (Van Sas): habitational name denoting someone from places named Sas in North Brabant and Zeeland. Catalan: topographic name from a pre-Roman term meaning ‘mound’, ‘hillock’, or habitational name from any of the places named Sas in Catalonia. French: variant of Sasse 2. Hungarian: nickname from Hungarian sas ‘eagle’. Americanized form of Hungarian Szász, an ethnic name for a Saxon.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press