Lowenstein Family History
Lowenstein Name Meaning
German (Löwenstein): habitational name from any of several places called Löwenstein. Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwenstein): artificial name composed of German Löwe ‘lion’ + Stein ‘stone’ in some cases associated with the personal names Levi (see Levy ) or Leib or Lew ‘lion’. Compare Loewenstein .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press