Wuest Family History
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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
Similar surnames: West, Wurst, Hurst, Wiese, Oest, Quast, Pust, Hulst, Huett, Cuesta