Last name: HAIR

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All you have to know about the last name HAIR

Last name frequency

HAIR : This last name is indexed 47,531 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HAIR : 1: Irish and Scottish: mainly Scottish form of Irish Ó hÍr Ó hÉir ‘descendant of Ír’. The usual Irish Anglicization is O'Hare (see Hare) or Haire.2: English: nickname from Middle English her har ‘hair’ (Old English hǣr) presumably denoting someone with luxuriant or otherwise noteworthy hair.3: Scottish: variant of Ayre (see Ayer).4: English: variant of Hare.5: Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch and German Haar.

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