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Rommel Name Meaning

nickname for an obstreperous person, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch rummeln, rumpeln to make a noise, create a disturbance (of imitative origin). variant of Rummel 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rummel, Hummel, Hommel, Sommer, Rimmel, Rammel, Romel, Kimmel, Commer

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Rommel Family Origin

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Rommel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rommel. The most common Rommel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Rommel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rommel family was Carpenter.

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Rommel Life Expectancy

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