Surname HIRSCH (1)

SOURCE: Nickname & Occupation
USAGE: German

Meaning & History

Means "deer, hart" in German. This was a nickname for a person who resembled a deer in some way, or who raised or hunted deer.

Related Names

VARIANT: Herschel
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hjort (Danish), Hart (English), Hjort (Swedish)
SAME SPELLING: Hirsch (2)