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Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. GHRAN-oghst(Dutch)  [key]

Meaning & History

Occupational name for a person who harvested grain, derived from Middle Dutch grâen literally meaning "grain, cereal" and ôgest meaning "harvest". A famous bearer is the Surinamese soldier and politician Ivan Graanoogst (19??-), who was an acting president of Suriname in December 1990.
Added 11/17/2023 by General9696