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Forster boy

First name origins & meanings:

  1. Old French: Out of the woods
  2. Old French: Forest keeper

First name variations: Forest, Forestt, Forrestt, Forrester, Foryst, Forrest, Foster

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English: occupational and topographic name for someone who lived or worked in a forest (see Forrest).
  2. English: Norman French nickname or occupational name from Old French forcetier ‘cutter’, an agent noun from forcettes ‘scissors’.
  3. English: occupational name, by metathesis, from Old French fust(r)ier ‘blockmaker’ (a derivative of fustre ‘block of wood’).
  4. German (Förster): occupational and topographic name for someone who lived and worked in a forest (see Forst).
  5. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Forst ‘forest’.
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August 29, 2014



Eating a colorful diet or fruits and veggies helps ensure your child is getting the nutrients he needs to keep his brain sharp while at school. Aim to pack three or more different colored foods in his lunch (or for snack) every day.


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