from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Travis, William Barret 1809-1836. American military leader who commanded the Texans who died in the defense of the Alamo (1836).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as trevis.
Variant of Travers, an occupational surname for a toll collector. (Wiktionary)