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7/24/2017, 4:05 AM LMS
5/5/2017, 11:02 PM AngelM0113

Name Goldwater
Type Surname (ornamental)
Other Forms FormsGoldwasser Goldvasser
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

This name is an Anglicized form of the German or Ashkenazic ornamental surname 'Goldwasser', or 'Goldvasser'. The name derives from the German or Yiddish gold', gold, with 'wasser', water, and is one of the very many such compound ornamental names formed with 'gold', such as 'Goldbaum', golden tree, 'Goldbert', golden hill, 'Goldkind', golden child, 'Goldrosen', golden roses, and 'Goldstern', golden star.
Added 5/5/2017 by AngelM0113