Streng Family History
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Streng Name Meaning
German: variant of Strang 2. German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German strenge ‘strong’, ‘brave’; ‘hard’, ‘pitiless’, hence a nickname for a strong or tough person. Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a rope maker, from Middle Dutch strenc, stringe ‘rope’, ‘cord’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German streng ‘strict’, ‘severe’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Strang, Strenge, Strong, Spring, String, Stang, Strenger, Streit