Scheiner Family History
Scheiner Name Meaning
German: nickname for someone with a radiant face or personality, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schinan ‘to shine or radiate’. German: occupational name for a surveyor, from Middle High German schiner ‘person who issues a document (modern German Schein) or a certificate’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an inflected form of Schein 2.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press