Meaning and Origin of Ewart - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Ewart

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • English : Friend of the law

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Scottish and northern English : from the personal name Ewart, an Anglo-Norman French form of Edward.
  • Scottish and northern English : occupational name for a shepherd, from Middle English ewehirde, from Old English eowu ‘ewe’ + hierde ‘herdsman’.
  • Scottish and northern English : habitational name from a place in Northumbria named Ewart, from Old English ēa ‘river’ + wor{dh} ‘enclosure’; it is enclosed on three sides by the rivers Glen and Till.