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Re: Payan (pah-yahn) is derived from the Maya language
Posted by: Muriel Payan (ID *****6936) Date: May 30, 2002 at 17:48:02
In Reply to: Payan (pah-yahn) is derived from the Maya language by Jesus Payan of 187

My grandparents (last name payan) are from Nicaragua and have been there for as long as they can remember. But yes, I am familiar with payan being a French name. Although most others that I have heard of have been Mexican.


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