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Specht Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German speht ‘woodpecker’ (from spehten ‘to chatter’), hence a nickname derived from some characteristic of the bird, or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a woodpecker.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hecht, Luecht, Pech, Spach, Speich, Speck, Recht, Knecht, Sticht

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Specht Family Origin

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Specht Family Occupations

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  • Pianoforte Tuner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Specht occupation in the UK was Pianoforte Tuner. 100% of Specht's were Pianoforte Tuners.

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Specht Historical Records

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Specht Life Expectancy

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