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Origin and popularity of the name FUHR


Fuhr : German: topographic name for someone who lived near a ferry or ford from Middle High German vuore 'place where one drives road load’ (related to English fare) or a habitational name from one of the many places called with this word.

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

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