Walter Family History
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Walter Name Meaning
German, Swedish, and English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wald ‘rule’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The personal name was introduced into England from France by the Normans in the form Walt(i)er, Waut(i)er.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Walper, Alter, Waller, Malter, Walder, Salter, Balter, Witter, Halter