Name: Hart

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hart

  • Meaning:
    Stag
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Descendant of Art
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (hart)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hart)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hart

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    As a surname Hart can have three separate origins. As an English surname it comes from a Middle English nickname meaning 'stag'. It can also be an anglicization of the Gaelic last name hAirt ('descendant of Art'). Thirdly, the surname Hart can be an anglicization of similar-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surnames.

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