What does the surname "Naftzger" mean?
October 1, 2009 6:57 AM Subscribe
Help me track down the meaning of a surname. The name is "Naftzger." It seems to be a Germanic (if not German) word for an occupation (e.g. "Metzger" means "butcher"). But what occupation? What does the "Naf" mean? Bonus points for information on region of origin.
posted by reverend cuttle to Writing & Language (3 answers total)