Zeier Family History
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Zeier Name Meaning
German: variant of Zeiher, from the medieval personal name Zyriak (see Zilch). Perhaps an unflattering nickname for a litigious person or a slanderer, from Middle High German zihen ‘to accuse’. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Seier, reflecting the German pronunciation of the initial s.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Zeiger, Zeiter, Heier, Reier, Neier, Zeiner, Meier, Zier, Zeiler