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Motschenbacher Name Meaning

German: variant of Mutschenbäcker or Mutzenbäcker, an occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German mutze, mutsche(l) ‘bread roll’, ‘loaf of white bread’ + bäcker (agent noun from backen ‘to bake’).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kuchenbecker, Schumacher, Nonnenmacher, Essenmacher, Rosenbauer

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Motschenbacher Family Occupations

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