First name origin & meaning:
First name variations: Hersh, Hirsh, Hirsch, Hertz, Heshel, Hershey, Hersey, Herzel, Herzl, Heschel, Hirschel, Hirschl, Hershel
Last name origins & meanings:
- Jewish (Ashkenazic): Yiddish dialect variant of Hirsch 2
- German: variant of Hirsch 1.
- German (under
Slavic influence): from a pet form of the personal name
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