Last name: SPRING

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SPRING : This last name is indexed 105,795 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

SPRING : 1: English: nickname for a young man from Middle English Old English spring ‘young growth’. The word is first recorded in the 16th century but is quite likely much older. Compare Springett.2: English: topographic name from Middle English Old English spring used for someone who lived by a plantation of young trees or (less often) a spring of water.3: German and Danish: from Middle High German sprinc Middle Low German sprink ‘spring well’ hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or well or a habitational name from Springe near Hanover.4: Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Spring ‘spring well’ (compare 3 above).

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