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De Beer Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (from the Netherlands): nickname for someone thought to resemble a bear or a boar, from Dutch beer ‘bear’, ‘boar’ + the definite article de.

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


Similar surnames: De Heer, De Boer, De Weerd, De Buhr, Debaere, De Berg, Degeer

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De Beer Family Origin

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De Beer Family Occupations

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  • Sugar Merchant

    100%

In 1881, the most common De Beer occupation in the UK was Sugar Merchant. 100% of De Beer's were Sugar Merchants.

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