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Type Surname (from nickname)
Other Forms FormsBraasch, Bräss, Brace, Brass

Meaning & History

English (Northumberland): variant of Brace.
North German (also Bräss): nickname from Middle Low German bras ‘noise’, ‘pomp’, a related form of brasch (see Braasch).
German: topographic name from Brass ‘broom’, ‘gorse’, a common name element in the Lower Rhine and Ruhr.
Added 1/17/2016 by LMS