Ringeisen Family History
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Ringeisen Name Meaning
German: from a compound of Low German ringen ‘to circle’ + Eisen ‘iron’, probably a journeyman’s nickname for a smith who made ring bolts, or perhaps an unflattering occupational name for a forger, from Middle High German ringe ‘small’, ‘little’ (in quality) + isan ‘iron’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Findeisen, Danzeisen, Geiser, Leisen, Rindels, Ringler, Ringen