Pater Family History
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Pater Name Meaning
Dutch, German, and Polish: from Latin pater ‘father’, also used to denote the father superior in a religious order, hence probably a nickname for a solemn or pompous man.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Patera, Pate, Prater, Patek, Vater, Kater, Paper, Tatar, Paster