Last name: GOODYEAR

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GOODYEAR : This last name is indexed 27,647 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

GOODYEAR : 1: English: probably a nickname from Middle English expression gode ‘good’ (Old English gōd) + year yere ‘year’ commonly used as an intensifier in questions e.g. ‘What the good year?’. Perhaps bestowed on someone who frequently used the saying possibly also in the sense ‘(as I hope to have a) good year’ or as a New Year salutation.2: Americanized form (translation into English) of German Gutjahr.

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