Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. Danzer(German) Dancer(French, English) [key]
Other Forms FormsDanzer, Dancer
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Meaning & History
German: variant of Danzer. Altered spelling of English Dancer.also:From the Middle English "dance" from the Old French, itself a development of the German "tanzer" meaning "dancer". Was once an occupational name for a professional dancer employed to perform at weddings, festivals, fairs and other such public functions.