Almen Family History
Almen Name Meaning
Swedish (Almén): topographic or ornamental name from alm ‘elm’ + the adjectival suffix -én a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads named Almen (‘the elm’). Jewish (Ashkenazic): status name from Yiddish almen ‘widower’ (of Hebrew origin compare modern Hebrew alman).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press