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Leikam Name Meaning

an altered form of German Leinkamp, a topographic name composed of Middle Low German lein(e) ‘grazing land with wide ditches’ (see Leifeste) + kamp ‘field’. alternatively, perhaps, an altered form of Leinkamp ‘flax field’, from Middle High German lin ‘flax’, ‘canvas’, ‘linen’, + kamp ‘field’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Leiker, Neukam, Leiser, Geiman, Leik, Leisen, Leidel, Leimer, Lemke

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Leikam Family Origin

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Leikam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Leikam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Leikam's were Farmers.

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