Mayrhofer

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Mayrhofer is a German surname meaning "from the region of Mayrhof" in Austria. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Carl Mayrhofer (1837–82), Austrian obstetrician
  • Johann Mayrhofer (1787–1836), Austrian poet and librettist known for his friendship with Franz Schubert
  • Manfred Mayrhofer (1926–2011), Austrian linguist who specialized in Indo-Iranian languages
  • Sabine Mayrhofer-Gritsch (born 1973), Austrian recurve archer
  • Wolfgang Mayrhofer (born 1958), Austrian sailor who competed in the 1980 Olympic Olympics, academic in the field of management and organisational behaviour

Other uses[edit]

  • 1690 Mayrhofer, an asteroid named after Austrian amateur astronomer Karl Mayrhofer (1903–82)

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