Strand Family History
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Strand Name Meaning
North German, Danish, and Swedish: topographic name for someone who lived by the seashore, from Middle Low German, Danish, Swedish strand ‘shore’ . In some cases the Swedish name may have been ornamental. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so named, from strand ‘shore’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Strang, Brand, Rand, Strande, Ostrand, Grand, Strahl, Strunk, Sprang