Feist Family History
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Feist Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a stout person, from, respectively, Middle High German veiz(e)t and modern German feist ‘well covered’, ‘well fed’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Geist, Fest, Feig, Weiss, Leist, Feit, Fels, Reis, Neiss, Fendt