Englander Family History
Englander Name Meaning
Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German (Engländer): ethnic name from German Engländer ‘Englishman’. See also English. In some cases the Jewish name may be an ornamental adoption. Swedish: ornamental name either from äng ‘meadow’ + land ‘land’ + the suffix -er denoting origin, or from äng(e)l ‘angel’ + -ander, suffix derived from Greek aner, andros ‘man’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press