Batiste

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Origin of Surname

The surname Batiste is a variation of the French Baptiste, a reference to John-the-Baptist. In France it is most common on the island of Réunion and the region of Lorraine. It is also found in the Pyrenees, where it associated with gypsies. It can be traced back in Guernsey at least as far as the late 18th century.

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  • Baptiste

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