Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. WAWK-ər
Occupational name for a person who walked on damp raw cloth in order to thicken it. It is derived from Middle English walkere, Old English wealcan meaning "to move".
|1/10/2017, 9:56 AM||Mike C||update #94|
|5/30/2011, 5:41 PM||Mike C||earliest recorded revision|