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SOURCE: Other & Given Name
PRONOUNCED: Red-ing (English)
OTHER FORMS: Reading
CONTRIBUTOR: edding on 8/18/2014
Meaning & History
English variant spelling of Reading
. In 1841 Redding was the most commonly used surname in all of Buckinghamshire. A famous bearer is Otis Redding.
German and Dutch patronymic from any of the Germanic personal names with the first element rad