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Breger Name Meaning

topographic name from Slavic breg ‘slope’, ‘bank’, ‘mountainside’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Compare Slovenian Bregar. from a German thieves’ jargon term meaning ‘beggar’. nickname for someone with a loud, strident voice, from a noun derivative of bregen ‘to roar’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Brege, Kreger, Bregar, Beger, Brewer, Bieger, Brager, Braeger, Reger

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Breger Family Origin

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Breger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Book Store

    9%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Driver

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Breger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Breger's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Store and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breger. A less common occupation for the Breger family was Driver.

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Breger Historical Records

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Breger Life Expectancy

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