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Zander Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Sander. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Sander, Zander ‘pike perch’. South German: occupational name for a barber-surgeon who also pulled teeth, an agent derivative from Middle High German zan(t) ‘tooth’.

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


Similar surnames: Wander, Gander, Lander, Zanger, Mandel, Mander, Ganter, Kanner, Ander

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Zander Family Origin

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Zander Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    100%

In 1881, the most common Zander occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Zander's were Tailors.

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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