Leiman Family History
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Leiman Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Leyman, of uncertain origin. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female name Leye (English Leah) + man ‘husband of’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from Yiddish leym ‘clay’ + man ‘man’. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unidentified first element + man ‘man’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ledman, Leitman, Leibman, Kleiman, Kelman, Edman, Lipman, Lyman