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Origin and popularity of the name FARRAND


Farrand : 1: English: from Old French ferrant ‘iron-gray’ (a derivative of fer ‘iron’) probably a nickname with reference to hair color.2: English: from the medieval personal name Fer(r)ant a Middle English and Old French form of Ferdinand which came to be associated with the color.3: French: variant of Ferrand. This surname is very rare in France.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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