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Type Surname (from location & ornamental)
Usage German, Jewish
Other Forms FormsFrankenberger

Meaning & History

habitational name from a place in northern Hesse named as "fort (Old High German burg) of the Franks". From German franken and berg "mountain hill mountain". Situated on the border with the Saxons Frankenberg was founded c. 1230.
Added 7/6/2023 by Paradiso36