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Schlein Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of glue or seller of bird lime, from Middle High German slin, a variant of slim (see Schleimer). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish shlayn ‘tench’ (German Schleie). This is one of the many Ashkenazic ornamental names taken from words denoting fishes.

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


Similar surnames: Schein, Schleif, Schlei, Schleis, Scheid, Schwein, Schneid, Schoen

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Schlein Family Origin

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Schlein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Mining

    14%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlein family was Carpenter. The most common Schlein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schlein's were Farmers. Farmer, Mining and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlein.

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Schlein Life Expectancy

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