Last name: KAUFMAN

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KAUFMAN : This last name is indexed 65,088 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

KAUFMAN : 1: Americanized form of German Kaufmann and a variant of the same Jewish surname.2: Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Kaufman meaning ‘merchant’. Compare Koyfman 2.3: Polish Czech Slovak and Slovenian: of German origin (see 1 above) often applied as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic occupational names or surnames.

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