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Grasser Name Meaning

South German: nickname for an irascible person, from an inflected form of Middle High German graz ‘intense’, ‘angry’. South German (Grässer): from Middle High German gras ‘grass’ + the agent suffix -er (see Graser). Swiss German: nickname for a complainer, from Middle High German graz ‘passionate’, ‘furious’.

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


Similar surnames: Graser, Grass, Gasser, Grassel, Grosser, Graeser, Grabner, Grieser

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Grasser Family Origin

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Grasser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Painter

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, the most common Grasser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Grasser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grasser family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grasser.

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Grasser Historical Records

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Grasser Life Expectancy

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