Last name: BRIN

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BRIN : This last name is indexed 107,730 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BRIN : 1: Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Brin the Yiddish name for Brno a city in Moravia.2: Jewish (Ashkenazic): acronymic surname from the first letters of Hebrew ben rabi ‘son of rabbi’ and of each part of a Yiddish double male personal name; see also Brill.3: French: nickname for a loud or quarrelsome man from Old French brin ‘noise tumult’.4: Altered form of Breton Brien.5: Welsh and English: variant of Bryn from any of the many places called from Welsh bryn ‘hill’.

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