Herman Family History
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Herman Name Meaning
English, French, Dutch, Slovenian, Croatian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements heri, hari ‘army’ + man ‘man’. As a Jewish surname this is no doubt an adoption of the German surname Hermann. Respelling of the German cognate Hermann.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Harman, Hermann, Berman, German, Helman, Hermon, Derman, Perman