Auch

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

There are two possible origins for this surname, one southern Germany and the other in France.

Proper noun[edit]

Auch

  1. A surname​.

Anagrams[edit]


Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Ooch (Bönnsch, northern Moselle Franconian)
  • Au (southern Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ouga.

Noun[edit]

Auch n

  1. (Kölsch) eye

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Auch

  1. A town in the Gers department of Midi-Pyrénées
  2. A surname, a habitational name from the town

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Middle High German Uhte, which means "night watch", "night pasture", or "the time just before dawn".

Proper noun[edit]

Auch

  1. A surname, common in Southern Germany as an occupational surname for those who watched livestock at night.