Meaning and Origin of: Ginger
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First name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Flower
- Latin : Chaste; maiden
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Last name origin & meaning:
- German : habitational name for someone from Gingen or Giengen in Württemberg.
- English : from Middle English gingivere, gyngure, gingere ‘ginger’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a dealer in spices, or possibly a nickname for someone with reddish hair or a fiery temperament.