Scheiner Family History
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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
Similar surnames: Scheibner, Schreiner, Scheiber, Seiner, Schweiger, Scheider, Scheller