Nast Family History
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Nast Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived in a thickly wooded area, or a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter, from Middle High German nast ‘branch’, a regional variant of ast, resulting from the misdivision of forms such as ein ast ‘a branch’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ast, Mast, Gast, Last, Nass, Nash, Rast, East, Bast, West