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Origin, popularity and meaning of the name FASSBENDER


Fassbender : German: occupational name for a cooper (standard German Fassbinder) from Middle High German faz ‘cask barrel’ + binder ‘joiner’. This is a term used in northern Germany. The surname Fassbender is also found in the Netherlands. Compare Fasbender Fasbinder and Vasbinder.


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

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