Name: Garnett

Origin and Meaning of the Name Garnett

  • Meaning:
    Granary
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Army guard
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (GAR net)
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Miscellaneous Info for Garnett

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The surname Garnett is a diminutive form of the last name Garner (although not Garner as a contraction of Gardener). For more information, see Garner.

    Garnett could also feasibly be a respelling of Garnet, a semi-precious stone.

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