Gowder Family History
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Gowder Name Meaning
Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Gauder, a nickname for a braggart or wastrel, from an agent derivative of Middle High German giuden ‘to brag or squander’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Loder, Sowder, Mowder, Lowder, Gower, Molder, Norder, Bowser, Goldner