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Lowenstein Name Meaning

German (Löwenstein): habitational name from any of several places called Löwenstein. Jewish (Ashkenazic) and Swedish (Löwenstein): ornamental name composed of German Löwe ‘lion’ + Stein ‘stone’; in some cases the Jewish name is an ornamental elaboration associated with the personal names Levi (see Levy) or Lew ‘lion’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Levenstein, Bodenstein, Rosenstein, Hohenstein, Loewenstein

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Lowenstein Family Origin

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Lowenstein Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    6%
  • Merchant

    5%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    4%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Lowenstein occupation in the USA was Tailor. 6% of Lowenstein's were Tailors. Tailor, Merchant and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowenstein. A less common occupation for the Lowenstein family was Butcher.

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