Greenman Family History
Greenman Name Meaning
English (Wiltshire): from Middle English grene ‘green’ + man ‘man’ a nickname from the Green Man of folklore or a topographic name for someone who lived by the village green. Compare Green . Americanized form (translation into English) of German Grunemann or Grünemann: topographic name for someone who lived by the village green (compare above and Greenland ) or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Grüna Grünau or Grüne.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022