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5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from occupation & ornamental)
Usage German, Jewish

Meaning & History

Derived from Old High German kranz meaning "wreath", an occupational name for a maker of wreaths or an ornamental Jewish name.