Greenleaf Family History
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Greenleaf Name Meaning
English: from Old English grene ‘green’ + leaf ‘leaf’, presumably applied as a nickname, the significance of which is now lost. Jewish (American): English translation of the Ashkenazic ornamental surname Grünblatt, a compound of German grün + Blatt ‘leaf’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Green, Greenwood, Greener, Greenfield, Greenlee, Greenman, Greenhill