Meaning and Origin of: Homan

Family name origins & meanings

  • Altered spelling of German Homann.
  • English : variant of Holman. This surname has been in Ireland since the 17th century.
  • Dutch : status name from Middle Dutch hovetman, hooftman ‘head man’, ‘leader’, ‘adviser’.
  • Dutch : variant of Hoffman 2.
  • Slovenian : unexplained.