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Gewirtz Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a spicer, from Yiddish gevirts ‘spice’ (Middle High German, Old High German (ge)würz ‘herb’, ‘plant’, ‘root’).

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


Similar surnames: Wurtz, Beitz, Kertz, Geist, Gertz, Geltz, Gritz, Neuwirth, Reitz

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