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Meaning and Origin of: Mont

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First name origins & meanings:

  • French : Steep mountain; residence name

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • Catalan and French : topographic name for someone who lived on or near a hill, from Catalan and Old French mont ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (Latin mons, genitive montis).
  • Dutch : nickname from Middle Dutch monde ‘mouth’, perhaps denoting someone with a large or loud one.
  • Dutch : from a short form of a Germanic personal name ending in -mond (from mund ‘protection’; compare Raymond.)
  • Dutch (de Mont) : kinship name from Middle Dutch mond ‘guardian’.