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Hengst Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for someone who worked with horses, or nickname for a lustful man or one who liked to boast about his sexual conquests, from Middle High German heng(e)st ‘stallion’, also ‘gelding’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hengel, Herbst, Angst, Best, Yingst, Hegel, Engel, West, Genest

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Hengst Family Origin

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Hengst Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Hengst occupation in Canada was Cooper. 100% of Hengst's were Coopers.

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Hengst Historical Records

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Hengst Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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