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Updated June 9, 2019

Family name origins & meanings

  • German : habitational name from any of several places called Beilstein, in Hesse, Mosel, and Württemberg, named with an old Germanic field name, from bīl ‘steep rock’, ‘cone-shaped mountain’ + stein ‘rock’.

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