Dorfman Family History
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Dorfman Name Meaning
German (Dorfmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a villager or a countryman, literally ‘village man’, from Middle High German dorf ‘village’, Middle Low German dorp; German Dorf. Low German names were often standardized, i.e. adapted to High German Dorf.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Corfman, Dorman, Derman, Wortman, Koffman, Ortman, Kornman, Roffman