Klim Family History
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Klim Name Meaning
Polish and Sorbian: from a short form of the personal name Kliment, Klemens, from the Latin personal name Clemens (see Clement). Perhaps also a variant of South German Klimm, a topographic name from Middle High German klimme ‘height’, ‘hill’. nickname for a fearful person, from Middle High German klimpfen ‘to press’, ‘to oppress’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press