Schein Family History
Schein Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German schin, German Schein ‘a shining’, ‘brightness’, hence a German nickname for someone with a radiant personality or possibly for someone living in a sunny location, or a Jewish ornamental name. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schoen 2, from Yiddish sheyn, central Yiddish shayn.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press