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OTHER FORMS: Livingston, Livingstoun, Levingston, Lowenstein, Dunleavy, Ó Duinnshléibhe, Mac Duinnshléibhe
CONTRIBUTOR: LMS on 7/23/2014
Meaning & History
Scottish: Habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston, from an owner called Levin
), who appears in charters of David I in the early 12th century.
Irish: name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe
and Mac Duinnshléibhe
Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein