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Dictionary of American Family Names
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Aakre (158) 

Norwegian (Åkre): habitational name from any of several places so named, from an inflected form of Old Norse akr ‘plowed field’.

given names Scandinavian 14%. Hjalmer, Knute, Nels, Obert, Selmer, Steinar.