Klauber Family History
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Klauber Name Meaning
from a pet form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas). from an agent derivative of Middle High German kluben ‘to pick’ ‘gather’, hence a nickname for a thief or an occupational name for a person who sorted out ore-containing rocks. variant of Kleuber, an occupational name for a stone cutter or mason, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kliuben ‘to split’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Glauber, Klauser, Klauer, Kleiber, Klapper, Tauber, Lauser, Lauer