Lemon Family History
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Lemon Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English personal name Lefman, Old English Leofman, composed of the elements leof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + mann ‘man’, ‘person’. This came to be used as a nickname for a lover or sweetheart, from Middle English lem(m)an. There is no connection with the word denoting the citrus fruit (which is of Persian origin). Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Lamont.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Clemon, Leon, Lemons, Lemont, Limon, Ammon, Leben, Lamon, Lemond