Spicer (surname)

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Family name
Pronunciation /ˈspsər/
Meaning Seller of spices; a grocer or druggist
Language(s) of origin Middle English
Related names Spitzer

The Middle English surname Spicer /ˈspsər/ is derived from the Old French word especier, which in turn was derived from the Latin speciarius. Translated, it refers to a seller of spices, a grocer or a druggist. It is also a variation of the Jewish name Spitzer.

People with the surname Spicer include: