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Leiman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Leyman, of uncertain origin. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female name Leye (English Leah) + man ‘husband of’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from Yiddish leym ‘clay’ + man ‘man’. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unidentified first element + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Ledman, Leitman, Leibman, Kleiman, Kelman, Edman, Lipman, Lyman

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Leiman Family Origin

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Leiman Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Leiman occupation in the UK was Miner. 100% of Leiman's were Miners.

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