Rind Family History
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Rind Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a small place in the former county of Perthshire called Rhynd, from Gaelic rinn ‘point of land’. German: probably a metonymic occupational name for a cattle dealer or butcher, from Middle High German rint ‘cow’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Rind, Yiddish rind ‘head of cattle’, an ornamental name or otherwise from a house sign.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ring, Lind, Wind, Rand, Rink, Kind, Hand, Ried, Zinn, Kring