Last name: KER

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KER : This last name is indexed 107,432 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

KER : 1: English and Scottish: variant of Carr.2: Hungarian (Kér): from the name of the ancient Hungarian tribe Kér. The tribe settled after the Magyar conquest of the Carpathian basin in the 9th–10th centuries in what is now known as Békés County but King Steven I resettled the tribe in royal estates far away from their original residence. Thus the 42 villages named after the Kér tribe are scattered around in Hungary.3: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 寇 see Kou 1.4: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 柯 (see Ke 1) and 葛 (see Ge 1).5: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 郭 see Guo 1.

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