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Origin and popularity of the name MONIER


Monier : 1: French: dialect variant of Meunier ‘miller’. Compare Monie and Monnier 1.2: French: variant of Monnier 2 ‘minter money-changer’.3: English (Lancashire): occupational name for a moneyer from Middle English monier ‘moneyer’ (Old French monier) or for a miller from Old French monier ‘miller’ (compare above). This surname is rare in Britain. Compare Money and Minter.

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

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