Savas Family History
Savas Name Meaning
Greek: from the personal name Sav(v)as, New Testament Greek Sabbas, a derivative of Sabbaton ‘Sabbath’, ‘Saturday’. This name was borne by several saints and martyrs venerated in the Eastern Church, in particular a hermit (439–532) in Palestine, prominent in theological debates of his day.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press