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All you have to know about the last name GREENFIELD

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GREENFIELD : This last name is indexed 61,252 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

GREENFIELD : 1: English: habitational name from any of numerous minor places called Greenfield for example in Bedfordshire Lincolnshire Oxfordshire Sussex and Yorkshire from Old English grēne ‘green’ + feld ‘pasture open country’ (see Field).2: English: habitational name from Green Field in Buckden (Yorkshire) recorded as Grenefel ‘green fell or mountain’ in 1190.3: English: variant of Granville.4: Americanized form (translation into English) of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Grünfeld (see Grunfeld) its Jewish cognate Grinfeld and Dutch Groeneveld.

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