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Windschitl Name Meaning

German: probably an altered form of Austrian German Windschigl, an occupational nickname for a shoemaker, from Middle High German winden ‘to turn’, ‘wind’ + schigl (equivalent to schüg(e)l), a diminutive of schuoh, probably a journeyman's name, ‘turn the (little) shoe’.

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


Similar surnames: Wunschel, Wilhite, Windholz, Bundschuh, Kindschi, Ritschel, Minchin

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