Heiss Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: variant of Hiess, which is from an aphetic short form of the personal name Mathies (see Matthew). South German and Austrian: variant of Heuss. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental from German heiss ‘hot’.

List of People with Surname Heiss

Based on our public records, there are a total of 834 people with the surname Heiss. Among these people surnamed Heiss, there are approximately 234 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. John Heiss, William Heiss and David Heiss are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Heiss, with 26, 20 and 18 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Pennsylvania has the most people surnamed Heiss, with a total of 102 people, and there are a total of 77 distinct names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Heiss, with a total of 83 people and an average of 74 distinct names.