Last name: HERR

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HERR : This last name is indexed 146,831 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HERR : 1: German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German herre German Herr ‘master lord’ applied as a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and behaved in a lordly manner or as an occupational name for someone in the service of the lord of the manor. As a Jewish surname it is often artificial. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and Hungary.2: Southeast Asian (Hmong): variant of Her 1.

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