Last name origins & meanings:
- English: from a Norman personal name (Old German
Arn(e)gis, Old French Erneïs, (H)ernaïs).
- English: occupational name for a maker of harness or suits of
mail, from Middle English harnais ‘harness’ (Old French
harneis ‘equipment’, ‘accoutrements (of a soldier or horse)’).
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