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Origin and popularity of the name BLUM


Blum : 1: German (rarely Blüm): from Middle High German bluom ‘flower’ hence an occupational name for a flower gardener or a florist. The surname Blum is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine). Compare Bluem.2: Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Blume Yiddish blum ‘flower’.3: Swedish: variant of Blom 1.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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