Schloss Family History
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Schloss Name Meaning
metonymic occupational name for a locksmith, from Middle High German sloz ‘lock’. from Schloss ‘castle’ (originally the same word as in 1), a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a castle or was employed at one. The Jewish name is generally ornamental.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schlott, Schlosser, Schleis, Schlais, Cross, Schlick, Schley, Schlup