Re: Is this a German name #general

Evertjan. <exjxw.hannivoort@...>

I am helping a friend trace his roots.
Is the name FLEISHMAN German

It means flesh + man, probably butcher.

or could this family come >from another country?
Yes. [Your "or" is wrong.]

.. because it is also Yiddisch, and the Ashkenaziem used Yiddish/German
familynames for civil use all over Europe, and even far into Asia.
Evertjan Hannivoort.
The Netherlands.
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