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Origin and popularity of the name BOUCHER


Boucher : 1: French: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer from Old French bouchier a derivative of bouc ‘ram’. Compare Bouche 2 Bouchey Bouchie Boushey Boushie Bush 5 Busha 1 Busher and Bushey 3.2: English: variant of Butcher a cognate of 1 above.


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

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