Lieb Family History
Lieb Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a pleasant or agreeable person from Middle High German liep ‘dear beloved’ Yiddish lib or German lieb. This word was also used as a personal name both alone (German) and in compounds (German and Jewish). German (of Slavic origin): from a short form of any of numerous Slavic personal names based on Old Slavic ljubъ ‘beloved dear’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022