Runge Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German runge ‘staff’, ‘stick’ (OldnHigh German runga). The precise sense of the surname is notnclear, but the vocabulary word was used in particular of the supportnrung on the side of a (ladder) wagon; thus it is possibly a metonymicnoccupational name for a wheelwright. EG

List of People with Surname Runge

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,565 people with the surname Runge. Among these people surnamed Runge, there are approximately 410 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. William Runge, John Runge and Richard Runge are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Runge, with 37, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Wisconsin has the most people surnamed Runge, with a total of 129 people, and there are a total of 89 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Runge, with a total of 131 people and an average of 89 distinct names.