Naber Family History
Naber Name Meaning
North German: nickname from Low German Naber ‘neighbor’. Compare Neighbor. Southwestern German: from a personal name given in honor of St. Nabor; or a habitational name from a place in Alsace. In Württemberg there is a place name Nabern, derived from the river name Naber, which might have contributed to the surname. German: occupational name for a maker of wheel hubs, Middle High German nabeger, from nabe ‘hub’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press