Lubin Family History
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Lubin Name Meaning
French: from the Germanic personal name Leobin, a pet form of any of the compound names formed with leub, liup, liob ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ as the first element. St. Leobin was a bishop of Chartres in the 6th century (whence the name’s popularity in the Middle Ages), and several places were named Saint-Lubin after him, as for example in Eure, Eure-et-Loir, and Loir-et-Cher. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from Lyubin and Lyubny, now in Belarus. Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish personal name Lube, from eastern Slavic ‘love’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dubin, Lukin, Rubin, Lublin, Aubin, Turin, Lubic, Leben, Hulin, Kubin