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About the Honig surname

Honig: German word for honey. Jewish surname. In Germany, when surnames came into use around the year 1000, it was common practice to have all Jewish surnames refer to one's profession. Unconfirmed that "Honig" was given to a family of bakers famous for their honey cake.