Last name: HOAR

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Last name frequency

HOAR : This last name is indexed 43,991 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HOAR : English (Hampshire):: 1: nickname from Middle English hor(e) ‘gray- or white-haired’ (Old English hār). This name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century and was Gaelicized as de Hóir and de Hóra.2: habitational name from Ore (Sussex) or else a topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) bank’ from Middle English or(e) ‘brink edge’ (Old English ōra).

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