Schacher Family History
Schacher Name Meaning
German (also Schächer): unflattering nickname from Middle High German schāchære ‘robber swindler’. German: variant of Schach Jewish (Ashkenazic): unflattering nickname from Yiddish shakher ‘petty traffic bartering’ or ‘cheating’; or from the Polish word szacher ‘swindler’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press