Kolberg Family History
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Kolberg Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Kolberg in Pomerania, or from various places formerly named Kohlberg or Colberg and now spelled Kolberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kohlenberg or Goldberg. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads in eastern Norway, so named from kol ‘charcoal’ + berg ‘mountain’. Swedish: ornamental name from the same elements as in the Norwegian name.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Solberg, Holberg, Helberg, Kalberg, Walberg, Boberg, Silberg