Kender Family History
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Kender Name Meaning
Hungarian: from kender ‘hemp’, from Old Turkish kändir, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who grew hemp or used it to make ropes and sacks, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a field of hemp.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kenner, Bender, Render, Wender, Kelder, Kemper, Meader, Kinder