Name: Costner

Origin and Meaning of the Name Costner

  • Meaning:
    Treasurer
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Treasurer
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KOST nur)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Costner)
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Miscellaneous Info for Costner

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Surname, Anglicized form of the German surname Köstner.

    Köstner is derived from the Bavarian word Köstner, meaning "granary administrator, treasurer".
    It may also be an old name for someone living on a ‘shelf’ in the mountains, from Latin costa (rib, side, flank).

    The American actor Kevin Costner is the most famous bearer of this surname.

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