Spiller Family History
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Spiller Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a tumbler or jester, from an agent derivative of Middle English spill(en) ‘to play, jest, or sport’ (Old English spilian). English: nickname for a destructive or wasteful person, from an agent derivative of the homonymous Middle English spill(en) ‘to spoil, waste, or squander’ (Old English spillan). German and Dutch: occupational name for a spindle maker, a variant of Spille with the addition of the agent suffix -er. In some cases a variant of German Spieler.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Speller, Spieler, Spille, Spilker, Peller, Diller, Stiller, Tiller