Belanger Family History
Belanger Name Meaning
French (Bélanger): dissimilated form of Béranger (from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements bern ‘bear’ + ger ‘spear’) a cognate of Béringer (see Beringer ). Compare Bellanger 1 which is the most common form in France and also Baker Ballinger 2 Belangia Bellinger 3 and Belongia . English (of Norman origin): variant of Bellinger 1 itself a dissimilated form of Berringer a cognate of 1 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022