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Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage German, Jewish
Other Forms FormsBrauer, Brauer, Braur, Brauere, Braure, Brauerre, Braeuer (Silesia and Hessen), Brauers (Rhineland), Breuer, Braeuers, Braeur, Braeurer, Breyer, Breier, Brower (East Friesland), Browers

Meaning & History

occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale from Middle High German briuwer "brewer". Cognitive of Brewer.
Added 1/10/2023 by Paradiso36
Edited 7/6/2023 by Paradiso36