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Origin and popularity of the name LONGER


Longer : 1: English: distinguishing nickname denoting the taller of two bearers of the same personal name from Middle English langer longerlonger taller’ (Old English langra).2: Americanized form of German Langer.3: French (mainly Normandy): variant of Longé (see Longe).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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