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Origin and popularity of the name PEART


Peart : 1: Scottish: habitational name from Perth (Perths) which is recorded as Pert c. 1128. The placename derives from Pictish perta ‘(at the) thicket copse’.2: English: nickname probably from a shortened form of Middle English Old French apert ‘open plain to see’ of persons ‘frank honest’ or ‘accomplished’.


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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