Leen Family History
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Leen Name Meaning
probably a habitational name from ‘The Leen’ (earlier Leon, ‘at the streams’) in Hereford or the Leen river in Nottinghamshire. Both are derived from a Celtic root verb lei- ‘flow’ (for example as in Welsh lliant ‘stream’). variant spelling of Lean.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Leven, Lees, Lee, Been, Leben, Lien, Leon, Leed, Leeb, Ree