Gruen Family History
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Gruen Name Meaning
German (Grün): from Middle High German gruene ‘green’, ‘fresh’, ‘raw’, hence a nickname for someone who habitually dressed in green, a topographic name for someone who lived in a green and leafy place, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, such as Gruna, Grunau in Silesia. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German grün ‘green’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Green, Groen, Bruen, Gruber, Gruner, Grahn, Grenz, Brue, Graven