Hearn Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEachthighearna ‘descendant of Eachthighearna’, a personal name meaning ‘lord of horses’, from each ‘horse’ + tighearna ‘master’, ‘lord’. This name is most common in southwestern Ireland. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUidhrín (see Herron). English: variant of Heron 1. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a bend in a river or in a recess in a hill, both of which are meanings of Middle English herne (Old English hyrne). It may also be a habitational name from any of the various places, such as Herne in Kent and Hurn in Dorset, which are named with the Old English word. Its exact original sense and its etymology are not clear; it may be a derivative of horn ‘horn’. English: habitational name from Herne in Bedfordshire, so called from the dative plural (originally used after a preposition) of Old English hær ‘stone’.

List of People with Surname Hearn

Based on our public records, there are a total of 5,842 people with the surname Hearn. Among these people surnamed Hearn, there are approximately 906 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who share the same name. Barbara Hearn, Betty Hearn and Brian Hearn are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hearn, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Hearn, with a total of 784 people, and there are a total of 431 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hearn, with a total of 515 people and an average of 323 distinct names.