Dash Surname Origin
(Origin English) 1. a nickname from the Badger: Dutch and Low German das = German dachs (Old High German dahs), a badger]. 2. an old name for a Tavern-Drawer [Middle English daschen, to dash (as a liquid)].
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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