of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name from Middle High German le- (genitive le-wes) ‘hill’, or a northern
for a brave or healthy man, from Middle Low German le-bar(e) ‘leopard’. Compare Lebert.
The surname Leber was first found in Stuttgart.
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