Recht Family History
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Recht Name Meaning
German: probably a habitational name from a place so named in the Rhineland. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for an upright person, from Middle High German reht, German recht ‘straight’. As a Jewish name it is mainly of ornamental origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hecht, Rech, Pech, Reck, Nacht, Krech, Lucht, Pracht, Macht, Luecht