Kinghorn Family History
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Kinghorn Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from Kinghorn in Fife. This is recorded as Kyngorn in 1374; it is named in Gaelic from ceann ‘head’, ‘height’ + gronna ‘bog’. The modern spelling is the result of folk etymology.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kilgore, Kingdon, Kington, Kingston, Anhorn, Kingham, Cleghorn