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Rainer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of the English family name Rayner, or variant of the French cognate Rainier. German: variant of Reiner.

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


Similar surnames: Trainer, Wainer, Rayner, Rasner, Riner, Raisner, Rhiner, Raine

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Rainer Family Origin

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Rainer Family Occupations

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  • Piano Maker

    25%
  • B...P Finisher

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Harness Maker

    13%

In 1881, piano Maker, B...P Finisher and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rainer. The most common Rainer occupation in Canada was Piano Maker. 25% of Rainer's were Piano Makers. A less common occupation for the Rainer family was Harness Maker.

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Rainer Historical Records

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Rainer Life Expectancy

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Famous Rainer Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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