Last name: PARENT

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Last name frequency

PARENT : This last name is indexed 777,421 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PARENT : 1: French and Walloon: from Old French parent ‘father’ a relationship name used to differentiate a father and son with the same personal name. Compare Parrent 2 and Parron 1.2: English: nickname from Middle English parent ‘parent ancestor relative’ (Old French parent Latin parens).3: English: nickname from Middle English paraunt ‘eminent notable’ (Old French parant) perhaps denoting someone of an imposing appearance.

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