Honor Family History
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Honor Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Honor End Farm in Hampden, Buckinghamshire, which is named from Old English han ‘hone’, ‘stone’ + ora ‘slope’, or possibly from Honer in Sussex, named from Old English hol ‘hollow’ + ora ‘shore’. In some cases probably an Americanized form of French Honoré (see Honore).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hoar, Hood, Mondor, Horner, Honer, Honore, Hoo, Hiner, Hover, Hodor