Meaning and Origin of: Honor
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Girl name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Dignified
- French : Nobleman
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Family name origins & meanings:
- English : habitational name from Honor End Farm in Hampden, Buckinghamshire, which is named from Old English hān ‘hone’, ‘stone’ + ōra ‘slope’, or possibly from Honer in Sussex, named from Old English hol ‘hollow’ + ōra ‘shore’.
- In some cases probably an Americanized form of French Honoré (see Honore).