Render Family History
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Render Name Meaning
Northern English: of uncertain origin, perhaps from an agent derivative of Middle English rend(en) ‘to divide or split’, hence an occupational name for a woodcutter or a butcher. German: probably a habitational name for someone from Renda (or Rendel) in Hesse.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bender, Reder, Reader, Renner, Rendel, Pender, Reeder, Reider, Redder