Surname READ (2)

SOURCE: Location
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: REED  [details]

Meaning & History

From Old English ryd, an unattested form of rod meaning "cleared land". It is also derived from various English place names with various meanings, including "roe headland", "reeds" and "brushwood".

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Read (1)
Entry updated July 11, 2018