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2/28/2019, 2:08 PM Mike C update #102
7/27/2015, 11:23 PM Mike C update #90
12/3/2014, 12:28 AM Mike C update #89
5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. NIET

Meaning & History

From Old English cniht meaning "knight", a tenant serving as a mounted soldier.