Eckstein Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German ecke ‘corner’ + stein ‘stone’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a stonemason or bricklayer, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a rocky outcrop. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Eckstein ‘cornerstone’ (see 1).

List of People with Surname Eckstein

According to our database, there are a total of 3,278 people with the surname Eckstein. Among these people surnamed Eckstein, there are about 391 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who have the same name. John Eckstein, Richard Eckstein and David Eckstein are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Eckstein, with 60, 58 and 58 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Ohio has the largest number of people surnamed Eckstein, with a total of 338 people, and there are a total of 172 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Eckstein, with a total of 316 people and an average of 171 distinct names.