Coder Family History
Coder Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Koder or Goder, from a short form of any of the old personal names formed with Old High German got ‘god’, e.g. Gottfried or Gothard. Americanized spelling of South German Goder, a topographic for someone living by a narrow pass or ravine, from Middle High German goder ‘throat’, ‘gullet’. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Koder.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press