Nehring Family History
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Nehring Name Meaning
nickname for a miser or someone who guarded his possessions jealously, from Middle High German nerung, narung, Middle Low German neringe ‘food’, ‘livelihood’. habitational name from Nehringen in Pomerania, or a topographic name from nehrung, nehring ‘long narrow spit of land’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fehring, Herring, Gehring, Nearing, Hering, Wehring, Fearing, Neering