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Name Widman
Type Surname (ornamental)
Usage Swedish
Pronounced Pron. VEED-mahn
Other Forms FormsVidman
Edit Status Status2a. listed usages are verified

Meaning & History

Meaning uncertain. Perhaps a combination of Old Swedish viþr "wood, forest" or vid "wide" and man "man". It is also possible, though less likely, that it is a re-spelling of Vikman, where the first element is Swedish vik "bay".
Added 3/12/2017 by LMS