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Origin and popularity of the name GARNIER


Garnier : French: from an ancient Germanic personal name Warinhari composed of the elements war(in) ‘protection shelter’ or ‘guard’ + hari heri ‘army’. This surname which has an identical etymology to that of English Garner is also found in Britain. Compare Grenier and Gurnee.


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

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