Durst Family History
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Durst Name Meaning
(also Dürst): nickname from Middle High German turst ‘boldness’. from Middle High German durst ‘thirst’, applied as nickname, probably for a heavy drinker; or a habitational name from a farmstead in the Tyrol named with the same word, probably indicating a dry location.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dorst, Hurst, Dust, Dunst, Wurst, Furst, Burst, Lust, Quast, Borst