Luger Family History
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Luger Name Meaning
German: habitational name for someone from Lugau in Saxony and Brandenburg (of Slavic origin, from a word meaning ‘swamp’), or from any of several places named with Middle High German luoc ‘hiding place’, ‘ambush’. Lueg is a common place name in the Tyrol, and the surname is particularly frequent in Bavaria and Austria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lugar, Kluger, Burger, Ufer, Luker, Leber, Deger, Leier, Zuber, Lier