Barter Family History
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Barter Name Meaning
English: nickname from Old French barateor, barateur ‘rogue’, ‘cheat’, ‘fraud’; alternatively, in some instances it may be from Old Norse barátta ‘beating’, ‘fight’, ‘battle’, hence by extension a troublemaker or quarrelsome man.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Carter, Marter, Bater, Barber, Easter, Baker, Baxter, Barner, Barker