Wieland Family History
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Wieland Name Meaning
German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wig ‘war’ + land ‘land’, ‘territory’. This name was borne by the supernaturally skilled smith of Germanic folk legend, and for this reason it may in part have been given as a nickname to blacksmiths. Jewish (Ashkenazic): presumably an adoption of the German surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rieland, Nieland, Wickland, Wiegand, Eland, Wiland, Weinland, Willard