First name origin & meaning:
Old French: Short, low
First name variations: Basset, Bassett
Last name origins & meanings:
- German: habitational name from any of the places called Basse,
for example near Wunstorf and Rostock.
- Danish: from Old
Danish basse ‘wild boar’.
- French: from Old French
basse ‘low-born’ or ‘short’ (see Bass).
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