Last name origins & meanings:
- English and Scottish: from the personal name Damon, from
a classical Greek name, a derivative of damān ‘to
kill’. Compare Damian.
- Respelling of the French surname
D’Amont, a topographic name, with the preposition d(e)
denoting someone who lived à mont ‘uphill’, i.e. on high
ground above a village or settlement.
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