Manheim Family History
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Manheim Name Meaning
Jewish (Ashkenazic), French (of German origin), and Dutch: habitational name from the city of Mannheim in southwestern Germany (formerly the residence of the electors Palatine), so named from the Germanic personal name Manno (see Mann 2) + Old High German heim ‘homestead’. Mannheim was not fortified or chartered until the beginning of the 17th century, until which time it was just a small fishing village.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Manheimer, Manger, Mander, Manne, Manley, Bernheim, Manier, Manthei