Last name: BRANZ

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BRANZ : This last name is indexed 4,513 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BRANZ : 1: South German: from a pet form of Brand 1.2: German: from a Germanized Slavic vernacular derivative (or from its pet form) of the Latin personal name Franciscus (see Francis compare below).3: Germanized form of Slovenian Branc: variant of Franc an equivalent of Francis. Alternatively perhaps in some cases from a pet form of personal names based on the Slavic element bran ‘to defend’ (see Brankovich).

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