Last name: SNOW

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SNOW : This last name is indexed 208,262 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

SNOW : 1: English: nickname for someone with snow‐white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion from Middle English snou snow ‘snow’ (Old English snaw).2: American shortened and altered (translated into English) form of any of the Jewish artificial names composed with German Schnee Schnei Schneu ‘snow’ as the first element e.g. Schneeberg.3: Americanized form of French Canadian Chenard reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

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