Last name: PLANTE

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PLANTE : This last name is indexed 149,093 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PLANTE : 1: French (mainly Planté): topographic name from planté ‘planted’ (the past participle of the verb planter ‘to plant’) for someone living by an area of planted ground a herb garden shrubbery or more specifically a vineyard.2: French: topographic name or perhaps a nickname or a metonymic occupational name from plante ‘plant’ in Old French also ‘(nursery) plantation (of trees bushes)’; or a habitational name from Plante the name of several places in the southwestern part of France. Compare Laplante.3: English (Warwickshire): variant of Plant.

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