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Origin and popularity of the name KILNER


Kilner : English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): occupational name for a potter or lime burner from an agent derivative of Middle English kilne ‘kiln oven furnace’ (Old English cylen).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England

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