Rater Family History
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Rater Name Meaning
occupational name meaning ‘counselor’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rat, modern German Rat ‘counsel’. from a Germanic personal name based on rad, rat ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. habitational name for someone from places called Rath or Rathen.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rader, Raber, Rather, Rager, Raker, Reder, Rayer, Raiter, Kater