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Demeter Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a weaver or cloth merchant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German timit, dimit denoting a type of cloth woven with double thread. Czech and Slovak: from the personal name Demeter, derived from Greek Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou). Hungarian: from the ecclesiastical name Demeter, or Dömötör, from Greek Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou).

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


Similar surnames: Demler, Demmer, Meter, Besemer, Deubler, Rementer, Deremer, Nester

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Demeter Family Origin

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Demeter Family Occupations

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  • Manager To Wine Merchant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Demeter occupation in the UK was Manager To Wine Merchant. 100% of Demeter's were Manager To Wine Merchants.

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Demeter Life Expectancy

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