Sellman Family History
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Sellman Name Meaning
English: variant of Selman. North German (Sellmann): topographic name from Middle Low German sele ‘meadow’, ‘bog’ + man ‘man’. South German: occupational name for a middleman in a land or property sale or for a guardian, from Middle High German sale ‘property transfer’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Selman.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mellman, Stellman, Spellman, Selman, Seelman, Sillman, Hellman