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1/4/2016, 10:47 AM cutenose
1/4/2016, 10:47 AM cutenose

Name Beaber
Type Surname (from nickname)
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Americanized spelling of German BIEBER or BIBER, from Middle High German biber ‘beaver’, hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal in some way, a topographic name for someone who lived in a place frequented by beavers or by a field named with this word, or a habitational name from any of various place names in Hesse containing this element.
Added 1/4/2016 by cutenose