Schweiss Family History
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Schweiss Name Meaning
German (Rhineland): apparently a nickname for someone who worked very hard or sweated excessively, from Middle High German sweiz ‘sweat’. However, it is possible that this may be no more than a folk-etymological alteration of Schweitz ‘(person from) Switzerland’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schleis, Schweiger, Schwenk, Weiss, Schwein, Scheid, Scheidt, Scheib