Surname SNYDER

SOURCE: Occupation
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

Means "tailor" from Middle English snithen "to cut", an occupational name for a person who stitched coats and clothing.

Related Names

VARIANTS: Snider, Sniders, Snyders
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: De Snaijer, Schneiders, Schneijder, Snaaijer, Snaijer, Sneiders, Sneijder, Sneijders, Sneijer, Sneijers, Snijder, Snijders (Dutch), Schneider (German), Schneider (Jewish)
USER SUBMISSION: Snyder