Lint Family History
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Lint Name Meaning
English: metonymic occupational name for a dresser of flax, from Middle English lynet, lynt ‘flax’. Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic name formed with lind (see Linde 1). Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a linen weaver or merchant.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lins, Lind, Line, Lintz, Lino, Linn, List, Litt, Pint, Lier