Surnames Categorized "trees"
This is a list of surnames in which the categories include trees.
Derived from Old High German forst
"forest". Probably unrelated to the Old French word forest
, which was derived from Latin, Old High German forst
was derived from foraha
meaning "fir tree".
Means "green forest" from German grün
"green" and Wald
From a place name which is probably derived from the Brythonic element cet
meaning "wood". This was the surname of a long line of Scottish nobles.
From any of the various places with this name, all derived from Old English lang
"long" and leah
Originally from a place name meaning "linden tree hill" in Old English.
Topographic name derived from Old English rod
meaning "cleared land", or a locational name from any of the locations named with this word.
Derived from the name of a town in Spain, ultimately from Latin saltus
"forest, glade" and novalis
Ornamental name derived from German Wald
meaning "forest" and Vogel
Occupational name for a forester, meaning "ward of the wood" in Old English.