Hamburg Family History
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Hamburg Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the great city and port at the mouth of the river Elbe, named with the Germanic elements ham ‘water meadow’ + burg ‘fortress’, ‘fortified town’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Homburg, Hamberg, Limburg, Shamburg, Walburg, Amberg, Bamberg