Last name: PLATT

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PLATT : This last name is indexed 142,146 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PLATT : 1: English: Middle English plat platte ‘flat surface’ (Anglo-Norman French plat plast) often with the senses ‘footbridge’ or ‘plot of land’. The name may be topographic for one who lived near such a feature or habitational from a place so named such as Platt in Manchester or Platt Bridge in Wigan (both Lancashire).2: Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German platt ‘flat’.3: German: variant of Platte 3.

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