Kiss Family History
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Kiss Name Meaning
Hungarian: from kis ‘small’, applied as a nickname for a person of small stature or the younger of two bearers of the same personal name. English: from Anglo-Norman French cuisse ‘thigh’ (from Latin coxa), applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of leg armor, which was normally of leather. German: variant of Kisch (of Czech origin).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Biss, Kuss, Kass, Kies, Koss, Kosa, Riss, Wiss, Diss, Hiss