Kiss Family History
Kiss Name Meaning
Hungarian: from kis ‘small’ applied as a nickname for a person of small stature. The surname is contrasted with Nagy and was often used also to describe the younger of two bearers of the same personal name. Compare Kis . English (of Norman origin): nickname from Anglo-Norman French cuisse ‘thigh’ (from Latin coxa) perhaps denoting a maker of leather armour for the thighs.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022