Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. Check marks indicate the level to which a name has been verified.
Type Surname
Usage German

Meaning & History

From Middle High German, Middle Low German kote ‘cottage’, ‘hovel’, a status name for a day laborer who lived in a cottage and owned no farmland.
Added 2/8/2016 by cutenose
Edited 2/8/2016 by cutenose