Schreckengost Family History
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Schreckengost Name Meaning
Altered form of German Schreckengast, a nickname from Middle High German schreck (imperative of schrecken ‘to frighten’) + den gast ‘the guest’, presumably a nickname for an unfriendly innkeeper.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schreck, Schrecengost, Shreckengost, Schricker, Heckendorf