Surname WAYNE

SOURCE: Occupation
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: WAYN   [details]

Meaning & History

Occupational name meaning "wagon maker, cartwright", derived from Old English wægn "wagon". A famous bearer was the American actor John Wayne (1907-1979).

Related Names

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Wagner, Wägner, Wahner, Wähner, Wehner, Wehnert, Weiner (German), Bognár (Hungarian), Wegener, Wegner (Low German)