Budd Family History
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Budd Name Meaning
English: from an Old English byname, Budde, which was applied to a thickset or plump person. By the Middle English period it had become a common personal name, with derivatives formed with hypocoristic suffixes, Budecok and Budekin. Reaney derives it from Old English budda ‘beetle’. Shortened form of German Budde.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rudd, Budde, Mudd, Bird, Bald, Dodd, Buda, Kidd, Codd, Cudd