Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. SCOG-ings(English) [key]
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Meaning & History
A surname of Scandinavian origin from the old Norse and old Danish by-name "Skeggi" or "skoggi", meaning 'the bearded one'. Common in areas invaded and settled by Scandinavians in the 8th and 9th Centuries.