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Origin and popularity of the name OBERG


Oberg : 1: Americanized form of Swedish Åberg (see Aberg 1) and of the Norwegian and Danish cognate Aaberg.2: Swedish (Öberg): ornamental name composed of ö ‘island’ + berg ‘mountain hill’. This surname is also found in Norway and Denmark where it is spelled Øberg.3: German: habitational name from Oberg near Peine in Lower Saxony.

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

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