Last name origins & meanings:
- French: from a Germanic personal name, Hrodmar, composed
of hrōd ‘renown’, ‘glory’ + mār ‘famous’.
- English: habitational name from Cromer in Norfolk, recorded in the
13th century as Crowemere, from Old English crāwe
‘crow’ + mere ‘lake’.
- Variant spelling of
German and Jewish Kromer.
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