Huhn Family History
Huhn Name Meaning
German:: (also Hühn): nickname for a tall man from Middle High German hiune ‘giant monster bogeyman’ from Hiune ‘Hun’ a word probably ultimately of Turkic origin. (also Hühn): from an old personal name derived from the ancient Germanic element hūn ‘bear cub’. metonymic occupational name for a poultry keeper from Middle High German huon ‘hen’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press