Wind Family History
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Wind Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pathway, alleyway, or road, Old English (ge)wind (from windan ‘to go’). English, German, and Danish: nickname for a swift runner, from Middle English wind ‘wind’, Middle High German wint ‘wind’, also ‘greyhound’. German: variant of Wendt. Swedish: ornamental name from vind ‘wind’, or a habitational name from a place named with this element.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lind, Wild, Wand, Kind, Rind, Wint, Wied, Wing, Hind, Bird