Bacher Family History
Bacher Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German bach ‘stream’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example Bach or Bachern. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Bachar. Danish: probably of German origin (see 1). Respelling of Norwegian Bakker, a habitational name from any of the farmsteads so named (see Back). English: variant of Baker.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press