Akre Family History
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Akre Name Meaning
Norwegian and Swedish (Åkre): topographic name for someone living by a piece of plowed land, from an inflected form of aker, åker ‘plowed field’. This is also found as a place name, and so the origin in some cases may be habitational. See Aker.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press