Last name: RADER

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Last name frequency

RADER : This last name is indexed 34,287 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

RADER : 1: German (also Räder): occupational name for a wheelwright from an agent derivative of Middle High German rat ‘wheel’.2: German (Räder): metonymic occupational name for a flour sifter or mill hand from Middle High German reder ‘sieve’.3: German: occasionally an occupational name from Middle Low German rader ‘adviser’.4: German: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements rād rāt ‘advice counsel’ + heri ‘army’.5: Americanized form of German Röder (see Roeder).

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