Lew Family History
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Lew Name Meaning
Polish: from the personal name Lew ‘lion’, adopted as a translation of Leon (see Lyon 2). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Lev. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hill or burial-mound, Old English hl?w, or a habitational name from Lew in Oxfordshire, named with this word. Chinese : variant of Liu 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lee, Leo, Low, Ley, Kew, New, Law, Rew, Hew, Mew