Punzel Family History
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Punzel Name Meaning
German: variant of Bunzel, from a diminutive of Bunze ‘(officially stamped) wine barrel’, possibly an occupational name, or a nickname for a short fat man. German: probably a metonymic occupational name for an engraver or a metal worker of similar activity, from Middle High German punze ‘chisel’, ‘gouge’ + excrescent -l.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kunkel, Panzer, Wenzel, Zundel, Pingel, Punke, Munzer, Pantel, Putzer