Tarin Family History
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Tarin Name Meaning
Spanish (Tarín) and French: metonymic occupational name for a moneyer, from tarin, a medieval coin, from Late Latin tarinus, probably a derivative of Tarentum (see Taranto), where the coins were first minted. Spanish: habitational name from places in the provinces of Uviéu and Teruel named Tarín. French: nickname from tarin ‘siskin’ (a small songbird similar to the goldfinch).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Marin, Turin, Taran, Carlin, Cain, Tarte, Tassin, Farin, Tarvin