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Ehrlich Name Meaning

German: from a byname from Middle High German erlich ‘respected’, ‘honorable’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or ornamental name from German ehrlich ‘honorable’, ‘honest’, or Yiddish erlekh ‘honest’, ‘virtuous’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Erlich, Ehrich, Gerlach, Heimlich, Endlich, Elich, Gerlich, Lillich

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Ehrlich Family Origin

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Ehrlich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Dry Goods Store

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Dry Goods Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrlich. The most common Ehrlich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Ehrlich's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ehrlich family was Keeping House.

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Ehrlich Historical Records

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Ehrlich Life Expectancy

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