See also: basse

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Basse (plural Basses)

  1. A surname.

Statistics edit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Basse is the 37442nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 595 individuals. Basse is most common among White (83.19%) individuals.

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Dutch edit

Etymology edit

First attested as bassinghe around 1425. Etymology unknown. The oldest attestation of the toponym is a derivation from Old Dutch Basse (a personal name) suffixed with the collectivising suffix -ing-, but the loss of the collectivising suffix in later attestations is strange.

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Basse n

  1. A hamlet in Steenwijkerland, Overijssel, Netherlands.

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References edit

  • van Berkel, Gerard; Samplonius, Kees (2018) Nederlandse plaatsnamen verklaard (in Dutch),, →ISBN

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Basse m or f (proper noun, surname, masculine genitive Basses or (with an article) Basse, feminine genitive Basse, plural Basses or Basse)

  1. a surname

Noun edit

Basse m

  1. (archaic) dative singular of Bass