Ingber Family History
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Ingber Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a dealer in spices, from Middle High German ingeber (from Old French gingebre), Yiddish ingber. The word is ultimately, like the spice, of Oriental origin. German: from the Germanic personal name Ingobert, formed with Ing- (see Ingle 3) + berht ‘famous’, ‘shining’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Imber, Finger, Ringer, Tingler, Singler, Anger, Naber, Ingle, Ginger