Schratz Family History
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Schratz Name Meaning
nickname for someone with a strange appearance, a bogeyman, from Middle High German schrat ‘goblin’, ‘specter’, topographic name from Alemannic schratt ‘gorge’. Possibly also a nickname for a greedy person, from Czech žrac ‘devourer’, or a Sorbian cognate.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press