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Camenzind Name Meaning

Swiss German: perhaps an occupational name for a builder of fireplaces and chimneys or a derogatory nickname for someone allowed his chimney to catch fire (for which the owner was fined), from Middle High German kamen ‘chimney’, ‘fireplace’ + the base of the agent noun from the verb zünden ‘to set on fire’, ‘burn’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Amend, Denzin, Camplin, Gamelin, Caminiti, Camozzi, Carnine, Valentin

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Camenzind Family Occupations

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Camenzind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Camenzind in 1959 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

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