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Buchta Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place near the Czech border named Buchbach, pronounced and also recorded as Buchba, from a variant of which the surname arose. German: habitational name from a place named Buchte in Brandenburg. In eastern Germany, possibly from the Sorbian personal name Buchta, ultimately a derivative of Boguslav. Czech, Slovak, Polish, and eastern German: from buchta ‘baked yeast dumpling’ (see Buchtel 2). Czech: possibly from a derivative of Budislav or some other personal name formed with budi- ‘to awaken or inspire’.

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


Similar surnames: Bach, Bucher, Buch, Buche, Buchen, Kuchta, Bacha, Butta, Buchtel

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Buchta Family Origin

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Buchta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchta. A less common occupation for the Buchta family was Keeping House. The most common Buchta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Buchta's were Farmers.

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