Surname WEISS

SOURCE: Nickname
USAGE: German
PRONOUNCED: VIES   [details]

Meaning & History

From Middle High German wiz meaning "white". This was originally a nickname for a person with white hair or skin.

Related Names

VARIANT: Weiß
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: De Wit, De With, De Witt, De Witte (Dutch), White (English)
SAME SPELLING: Weiß