Weiher Family History
Weiher Name Meaning
German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Weier Weiher or Weyer or from Weihe (Lower Saxony North Rhine-Westphalia) Weyhe (Lower Saxony). South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish pond Middle High German wīher wī(w)er German Weiher. South German: nickname or occupational name for a hunter of harriers (birds of prey) from Middle High German wīe.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press