Zanger Family History
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Zanger Name Meaning
Dutch: from Dutch zanger ‘singer’, hence an occupational name for a singer or chorister, or nickname for someone who was always singing. Compare German Sanger. German: variant of Zenger. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from German Zange ‘pincers’, ‘pliers’ + the agent suffix -er.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sanger, Zander, Manger, Ranger, Zaiger, Zager, Langer, Zinger