Obst Family History
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Obst Name Meaning
Eastern German (Silesia) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German obez, German Obst ‘fruit’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a fruit grower or seller, or perhaps a nickname. As a Jewish name, it may be of ornamental origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ost, Oest, Last, Abt, Pobst, Post, Gast, Ort, Nast, Forst