Last name: BUNNELL

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BUNNELL : This last name is indexed 20,182 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BUNNELL : English:: 1: habitational name from Bunwell in Norfolk. The placename is from Old English bune ‘reed’ + wella ‘spring stream’. Old forms of the surname suggest a second non-habitational source.2: (of Norman origin): possibly from French Bunel a shortened form of Busonal a nickname derived from buson ‘buzzard’ used for someone considered simple silly.

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