Name Element LEIB

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: leifr (Ancient Scandinavian)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Theotleip (Ancient Germanic), Leifr (Ancient Scandinavian), Leif (Danish), Detlef, Detlev (German), Leifur (Icelandic), Detlef, Detlev (Low German), Leif, Leiv (Norwegian), Leif (Swedish)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Leifsson (Icelandic), Leifsson (Swedish)