Trenchard Family History
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Trenchard Name Meaning
French: from Old French trenche, a derivative of trenchier ‘to cut, hack, or slice’ (compare Trench) + the pejorative suffix -ard, hence a metonymic occupational name for a butcher or a nickname for a violent person.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Trench, Record, Bouchard, Bechard, Orchard, Preacher, Blanchard