Meaning and Origin of: Sawyer
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First name origins & meanings:
- Middle English : Woodsman
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Last name origin & meaning:
- English : occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, Middle English saghier, an agent derivative of sagh(en) ‘to saw’.
- Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname or a translation of Seger.