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Sunday, August 07, 2005
What is Behind Your Moniker?
Want to know what your name means? I saw this today on MSN and thought it was pretty cool. Just type in your surname and it will tell you approximately how many there are in the U.S. and scroll down and it will give you the origin and meaning to your name. Click the title of this post for the Link.
SuZan's: English: habitational name from a place name that is very common in central and northern England. The derivation in most cases is from Old English burh ‘fort’ (see ***) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.
Sheri's: Welsh: from the Welsh personal name Cyn(w)rig, Cynfrig, of unexplained origin. Scottish: reduced form of ***. See also ***. English: from the Middle English personal name Cenric, Old English Cynerīc, composed of the elements cyne ‘royal’ + rīc ‘power’.
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