Revision History

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1/22/2019, 10:01 AM Mike C update #101
5/31/2018, 2:36 PM Mike C update #99
7/27/2015, 11:23 PM Mike C update #90
9/1/2013, 10:30 PM Mike C update #87
5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage German

Meaning & History

Nickname for a helpful, kind person, from Old High German semfti meaning "soft, accommodating".