Kamber Family History
Kamber Name Meaning
Turkish Bosniak Croatian and Serbian: nickname or Turkish ornamental name from Turkish kamber derived from the Arabic name of the caliph Ali's faithful slave Qambar and thence meaning ‘faithful slave/servant’ (compare Camber ). The surname may also originate from a Turkish form Kamber of this old Muslim personal name. German: occupational name for a comb maker from Middle High German kambe ‘comb’ + -er agent suffix. This surname is rare in Germany. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for money exchanger from Polish kambierz.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022