The distinguished surname Euler is of German origin. It is derived from the Middle High German word "ile" or "ulner," meaning "pot-maker." It is likely that the progenitor of the name was a practitioner of this profession.
The surname Euler was first found in Hessen, where it first emerged. The earliest recorded bearer of the name was Cunrad Ulenere, who lived in the city of Dieburg in 1276. The young Euler family was instrumental during this early period, playing a major role in the development of medieval society in Hessen.
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of this family name include: Euler, Eulers, Eyler, Ulenere, Eulener, Auler, Aulner and many more.