Thain Family History
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Thain Name Meaning
Scottish: status name for a noble retainer or attendant, Middle English thayn (Old English þegn). In Scotland in the later Middle Ages the term was used to denote someone who held land directly from the king.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hain, Train, Main, Cain, Hair, Shan, Chain, Trail, Chapin, Thurn