Caltrider Family History
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Caltrider Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Kaltritter (literally ‘cold knight’), altered by folk etymology from Kaltreuter, a topographic name from Middle High German kalt ‘cold’ + riute ‘clearing for settlement or farming’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kaltreider, Strider, Altizer, Harkrider, Sackrider, Halder, Carver