Celebrity Baby Names: Henry Winkler
Celebrity Baby Names:
First name origin: German
First name meaning: House ruler
Last name origin: German and Jewish (Ashkenazic)
Last name meaning: topographic name for someone who lived on a corner or occupational name for someone who kept a corner shop or farmed a corner of land, from an agent derivative of Winkel 1. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe, being found for example as a Czech, Polish, Slovenian, and Hungarian name.