Thune Family History
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Thune Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from any of six farmsteads, mostly in southeastern Norway, so named from Old Norse tún ‘enclosure’, ‘yard’. German: habitational name from Thune near Braunschweig or Thune on the river Thune, or from Thun near Hannover, all named with Middle Low German tun ‘(woven) fence’, ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press