Trainer Family History
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Trainer Name Meaning
Northern English and Scottish: occupational name for a trapper, from an agent derivative of Middle English trayne, Old French traine ‘guile’, ‘trickery’, ‘snare’, ‘trap’. Compare Train. Variant spelling of Irish Trainor. Altered spelling of German Trainer, a habitational name for someone from Train in Bavaria or Trainau in Upper Franconia.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Train, Bradner, Rainer, Tanner, Raine, Treiber, Trainor, Twiner