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Reading Name Meaning
habitational name from the county seat of Berkshire, which gets its name from Old English Readingas ‘people of Read(a)’, a byname meaning ‘red’. topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, an unattested Old English ryding.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fearing, Keating, Brading, Radin, Readling, Rexing, Reiling, Hedding