Curnutt Family History
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Curnutt Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Gernot(h), from a Germanic personal name composed of a cognate of Old High German ger ‘spear’ + knot- ‘(to) swing’. Alternatively, an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Gernet, which is either a variant of Gernot(h) (see 1 above) or a derivative of Middle High German gern ‘to desire’, a component of various Germanic personal names such as Gernhard.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Curlett, Curnutte, Cornutt, Current, Strutt, Barnett, Carnett, Crout