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Subject: Re: Lercher? Any Info?
Author: Andy ;—)   (guest)
Date: October 29, 2010 at 1:29 AM
Reply to: Re: Lercher? Any Info? by Jim Young

There are two more possible derivations of LERCHER:
1. From "Lerche", lark (the singing bird), for a person that loves to sing.
2. From place-names like Lerch (Bavaria, Tyrol), Lercha (near Meißen), Lerchen (Bavaria), or Lerche (North Rhine-Westphalia)

This is taken from: Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Das große Vornamenlexikon, Duden-Verlag Mannheim 2003

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