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Meyrink, Meyerink, Meijerink, Meijering(h), and Meyerinck, are Germanic surnames. Most are toponymic surnames of Low Saxon origin, meaning "from the estate of the meier". [1] People with a form of this surname include:

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  1. Meijerink at the Meertens Institute database of surnames in the Netherlands.

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Meyer is a surname of English, German, Dutch, or Jewish ancestry. Many branches of the Meyer(s) family trace their origins to ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. The name may be derived from the Old English name maire, meaning Mayor, or an officer in charge of legal matters. The name may also be derived from the German word "meiger", meaning Mayor; the name likely traces its origins to a wealthy landholder. There are various names that are connected by cognation in many instances, such as Myer, Meyr, Meier, Meijer, Mayer, Maier, Mayr, and Mair). Among German Jews, "Meyer" converged with the etymologically unconnected name "Meir", which means "one who shines" in Hebrew.

Meijer is a Dutch surname. It refers to a profession similar to a bailiff or steward. It originates from the Latin word maior and is often rendered Meyer abroad.

Meiring is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: