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Norris Surname Origin

Norroy, or north-king; a title given, in England, to the third king-at-arms. Norrie, French, a foster-child.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

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