Ohm Family History
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Ohm Name Meaning
North German (also Öhm): kinship name from Middle Low German om ‘maternal uncle’, ‘relative’, which was used as a respectful form of address for older people. Compare Neve. Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads on the west coast named Om or Åm, from Old Norse áum, dative plural of á ‘small river’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press