Raber Family History
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Raber Name Meaning
apparently an occupational name for a turnip grower, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rabe ‘turnip’. (also Räber): from a Germanic personal name, Radobert, a compound of rad, rat ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. variant of Reber.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Reber, Rater, Rader, Graber, Rabel, Rayer, Naber, Haber, Raker, Reder