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Origin and popularity of the name BELLER

Origin

Beller : 1: English: occupational name for a bell founder or bell ringer from Middle English beller an agent derivative of Old English belle ‘bell’. Compare Bell 2.2: German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Bell in North Rhine-Westphalia or Bellen near Bremen.3: German: nickname for a quarreller from Middle High German bellen ‘to bicker quarrel’.4: German: from the ancient Germanic personal name Baldher (see Belter).5: Hungarian (Bellér): variant of Böllér (see Boller).

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 38,156 individuals with the name BELLER on Geneanet.

 

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