Schreiber Family History
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Schreiber Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a clerk, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schriben ‘to write’ (via Old High German from Latin scribere). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Schreiber, Yiddish shrayber ‘writer’, adopted as a translation of Hebrew Soffer ‘scribe’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schreier, Schreiner, Scheiber, Scheiner, Schleifer, Scherber