Bongard Family History
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Bongard Name Meaning
German: from Middle Low German bom ‘tree’ + gard ‘garden’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by an orchard or a nickname for someone who owned or worked in one. Compare Baumgarten. Dutch: variant of Boomgaard (see Boomgarden). French: nickname for a trusted servant, from bon ‘good’ + gars ‘servant’, ‘lad’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bogard, Wingard, Bogart, Bungard, Board, Bogar, Bossard, Boilard