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TypeSurname (from occupation & from location)
UsageEnglish

Meaning & History

From Old French gernier meaning "granary", a derivative of Latin granum meaning "grain". This name could refer to a person who worked at a garnary or lived near one.

Related Names

VariantsGarnier, Granger
Other Languages & CulturesGranger French
Same SpellingGarner (2)

Categories

food, occupations
Entry added December 8, 2017   Contribute