Dery Family History
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Dery Name Meaning
French: habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from a place named with Walloon ri ‘stream’, for example in Marchin, Liège, or Macquenoise, Hainault, or alternatively from the common northern French place name Rieu(x), derived from Latin rivus ‘stream’, ‘river’. Probably of French origin (Déry), from D’Héry, habitational name, with the preposition d’, from places in Nièvre, Savoy, and Yonne. Hungarian (Déry): habitational name from a place called Dér in Baranya county or Dor in Sopron county. Compare Dory.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dury, Dory, Mery, Merry, Dey, Denz, Dern, Eder, Cerny, Desy