Zwicker Family History
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Zwicker Name Meaning
occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle High German zwicken ‘to secure with nails’, ‘to peg’; this could denote a leather or textile worker, a cooper, or someone performing a similar function in a wide variety of other industries including, or example, salt extraction and mining. nickname for a small person or a topographic name (see Zwick). habitational name for someone from a place called Zwickau.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wicker, Dicker, Picker, Zwick, Zucker, Bicker, Bricker, Fricker