Cypress Family History
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Cypress Name Meaning
Translation of German Zypress, a topographic name for someone living near a cypress tree or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a cypress, Middle High German zipres(se) (from Italian cipressa, Latin cupressus), or possibly of any of various Greek family names derived from kyparissos ‘cypress’, as for example Kyparissis, Kyparissos, Kyparissiadis, etc.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cross, Kress, Cressy, Cyrus, Bress, Ress, Preiss, Preuss, Spross