Likens Family History
Likens Name Meaning
Flemish: variant of Liekens a patronymic from a shortened form of Liedekin a pet form of an ancient Germanic personal name beginning with Lied- from liud ‘people tribe’. The surname Likens is very rare in Belgium. Compare Lykens Variant of Lykens 1 a surname of Swedish origin (see Lykins ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press