Wuest Family History
Wuest Name Meaning
from Middle High German wüeste ‘empty’, ‘uncultivated’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a piece of waste or fallow land, or a nickname for a coarse or uncultivated man. habitational name from any of various places called Wust, for example in Brandenburg and Saxony.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press