Last name: EISEN

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EISEN : This last name is indexed 23,228 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

EISEN : German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for an ironworker or smith or an ironmonger from Middle High German īsen ‘iron’ German Eisen Yiddish ayzn. It may also have been used as a nickname with reference to the strength and hardness of iron or to its color while as a Jewish name it is also an artificial name.

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