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Meaning of Haber surname

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Re: Meaning of Haber surname

Posted: 10 Dec 2011 1:38PM GMT
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Edited: 10 Dec 2011 1:38PM GMT
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in oats, from Middle High German haber(e) ‘oats’, modern German Hafer. As a Jewish surname, it is in many cases ornamental.
Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place called Haber in Bohemia.
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WalterBurgner... 28 Apr 2010 7:07PM GMT 
Eric Lucas 10 Dec 2011 8:38PM GMT 
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