. It was given to one who worked as a person who worked as a servant of a noble lady. The surname lady belongs to the category of
names which associates a specific labor activity to an individual.
names that were derived from the common trades of the medieval era transcended European cultural and linguistic boundaries.
from ancient times.
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The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. lady has been recorded under many different variations, including Ladyman, Ledyman, Ladymen, Laudyman, Lauediman and many more.