meaning "priest spreading incense." Etymologists believe that the name Weihrich may also be derived from the personal names Wirich, Wigerich, and Wigirich, indicating descent.
The surname Weihrich was first found in Saarburg, where Wiricus Vogelhunt was mentioned in records dating from 1229. His name was likely passed down through his descendants as the surname Weihrich.
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