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Type Surname
Usage German
Other Forms FormsPöhler

Meaning & History

German (Westphalian): topographic name for someone who lived by a muddy pool, from an agent noun derived from Middle Low pol ‘(muddy) pool’.
Added 1/17/2016 by anonymous
Edited 3/6/2020 by Mike C and LMS