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OTHER FORMS: Alleman, Allemand, Aleman, Allamont, Allemagne, Alemaye, Allaman, Allmen, Allman, Alemannus
CONTRIBUTOR: Ezra Alleman on 4/16/2017
Meaning & History
Allemann (also spelled Alleman
, and Allamán
) is a surname that can be found primarily in Switzerland deriving from the Latin surname, Alemannus, which refers to someone of Germanic descent, specifically from the Alamanni tribe. It may have been given in reference to the Norman region of Allemagne, which also referred to the Alamanni tribe.
The possibly related surnames Allmen and Allman have separate listings.