Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Medieval English
Pronounced Pron. YO-E
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.AngelM0113 on 1/20/2017
The Yohe surname comes from the Old English word "ea," or "yo," in Somerset and Devon dialects, which meant "river" or "stream." It was likely originally a topographic name for someone who lived near a stream.