Limmer Family History
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Limmer Name Meaning
English: occupational name for an illuminator of manuscripts, from Middle English luminour, lymnour, Old French enlumineor, illumineor. German: habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany or, in Bavaria, from Lindemer and Lindmaier (see Lindenmeyer). Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of liut ‘people’ + mar ‘famous’, ‘renowned’. Compare Lemmer.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wimmer, Nimmer, Lemmer, Kimmer, Lier, Timmer, Limer, Simmer, Dimmer