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Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage Jewish
Scripts ספקטור(Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. /ˈspɛk.tər/(English)  [key·simplify]
Other Forms FormsSpektor, Specter

Meaning & History

From Polish szpektor meaning "teacher's assistant (in a Jewish school)", ultimately from inspektor meaning "supervisor".
Added 10/10/2013 by Fanny
Edited 12/8/2020 by HL