Leiser Family History
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Leiser Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German leise ‘rut’, or from an area name with this word. nickname for a soft-spoken, quiet person, from an inflected form of Middle High German lise ‘quiet’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Leyzer, from the Biblical name Eliezer (Genesis 15: 2).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Leise, Reiser, Beiser, Leser, Leisen, Leiter, Leider, Meisel, Leier