Swift Family History
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Swift Name Meaning
English: nickname for a rapid runner, from Middle English swift ‘fleet’. Irish: Anglicization (part translation) of Gaelic Ó Fuada (see Foody). Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sweet, Witt, Saint, Stiff, Swart, Wint, Twist, Swick, Gift, Swing