Warner Family History
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Warner Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin) and North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements war(in) ‘guard’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The name was introduced into England by the Normans in the form Warnier. English (of Norman origin): reduced form of Warrener (see Warren 2). Irish (Cork): Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Murnáin (see Murnane), found in medieval records as Iwarrynane, from a genitive or plural form of the name, in which m is lenited.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Werner, Garner, Barner, Warnes, Marner, Wapner, Arney, Wainer, Warne