Submitted Surname Revision History

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7/24/2017, 4:08 AM LMS
9/25/2016, 12:16 PM Marusero
3/23/2016, 8:57 AM Marusero Just edited the name's definition and added a note.
9/25/2015, 7:22 AM Marusero
9/25/2015, 6:25 AM Marusero
9/22/2015, 3:45 PM Marusero
9/22/2015, 3:43 PM anonymous

Name Hafer
Type Surname (from occupation & ornamental)
Usage German, Jewish
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in oats, from German Hafer "oats". Compare HABER. As a Jewish surname, it is in many cases ornamental.
Added 9/22/2015 by anonymous