Watney

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Type Surname (from location)
Usage English

Meaning & History

Probably means "person from Watney", an unidentified place in England (the second syllable means "island, area of dry land in a marsh"; cf. Rodney, Whitney). This surname is borne by Watneys, a British brewery company.
Added 11/13/2013 by babycrookston
Edited 11/13/2013 by babycrookston