Sloman Family History
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Sloman Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a swamp or bog, from Old English sloh ‘slough’, or a habitational name from one of the various places, for example Slough in Berkshire, named with this word. English: nickname for a sluggish or stupid person, from Middle English slou ‘slow’. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a blackthorn or sloe, from Middle English sloh. Compare Slaughter 3. Americanized form of Polish and Jewish Sloma.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sloma, Sliman, Oman, Sellman, Slyman, Allman, Snowman, Elfman, Soman