Dobler Family History
Dobler Name Meaning
South German: topographic name from Middle High German (southern dialect) tobel ‘gorge’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant. North German (also Döbler): nickname for a dice player, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German dob(e)len ‘to throw dice’, ‘to play (cards or board games)’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press