Mangel Family History
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Mangel Name Meaning
German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Managwald (see Mangold). This name is also established in Greece. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Mangel ‘privation’, ‘need’, a nickname or one of surnames selected at random from vocabulary words by government officials when surnames were made compulsory.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mengel, Mandel, Angel, Mantel, Vangel, Manger, Manuel, Langel, Engel