Surnames Categorized "weapons"
This is a list of surnames in which the categories include weapons.
From the ecclesiastical usage of canon
, referring to a church official or servant who worked in a clergy house.
Derived from a Norman given name which was a short form of Germanic names starting with the element ger
meaning "sword" in Hungarian. It could have been applied to soldiers, sword makers, or one with a pugnacious nature.
Means "mace" in German. A mace is a heavy medieval war club with a spiked or flanged metal head, used to crush armour.