Esswein Family History
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Esswein Name Meaning
German: variant of Ösenwein, a nickname for a heavy drinker of wine, from Middle High German ösen ‘to guzzle’ + win ‘wine’. Alternatively, it may be from a personal name Össwin, a variant of Oswin, composed of the Germanic elements ans ‘demigods’ + win ‘friend’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wein, Ellwein, Gutwein, Ortwein, Eberwein, Edwin, Erwin, Einstein