Langer Family History
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Langer Name Meaning
German, Dutch, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a tall man, from an inflected form of Lang. According to Gottschald, in the Franconian dialect of German this was also a term for an unskilled laborer (more fully, Handlanger).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lander, Zanger, Sanger, Langel, Lenger, Manger, Lange, Tanger, Lunger