Meaning and Origin of: Arn

Family name origins & meanings

  • Swedish : from a short form of any of the many Norse names of which arn ‘eagle’ is the first element, for exampleArnbjorn, Arnfinn, and Arnsten.
  • Swiss German : habitational name from Arn near Zürich, or from a house name, Middle High German arn ‘eagle’.
  • Variant spelling of English Arne.