Sternhagen Family History
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Sternhagen Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German ster ‘ram’ + -n- (either the plural ending or a folk etymological insert by association with Middle High German stern ‘star’) hagen ‘enclosed field or pasture’. Swedish: probably an ornamental name composed of German Stern ‘star’ + Hagen ‘enclosure’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press