Loewe Name Meaning

German (Löwe): from Middle High German lewe, löuwe ‘lion’, hence a nickname for a brave or regal person. In some cases the surname may have been a habitational name, from a house distinguished by the sign of a lion. The surname in the sense ‘lion’ is also found in Dutch, Swedish, and Danish. Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’. Compare Lowe. Jewish (western Ashkenazic): variant of Levy.

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


Similar surnames: Lowe, Loewy, Lowen, Roewe, Loewer, Love, Howe, Loeser, Liebe, Goede

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Loewe Family Origin

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Loewe Family Occupations

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  • Principal & Dr D...of Indith Ramsgate College

    50%
  • Professor Of Languges

    50%

In 1881, principal & Dr D...of Indith Ramsgate College and Professor Of Languges were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loewe. The most common Loewe occupation in the UK was Principal & Dr D...of Indith Ramsgate College. 50% of Loewe's were Principal & Dr D...of Indith Ramsgate Colleges.

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Between 1956 and 2004, Loewe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Loewe in 1956 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loewe

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