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Meaning and Origin of: Dahl girl

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First name origin & meaning:

German: Valley dweller

First name variations: Dael, Daile, Dalena, Dallon, Dayle, Daela, Dail, Daila, Dalene, Dalina, Daline, Dayl, Dale

Last name origin & meaning:

Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, North German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from any of the medieval and modern forms of Germanic dala-, Old Norse dalr, ‘valley’. Throughout Norway and elsewhere in Scandinavia this is a common farm name. In some cases it is a habitational name from places in Germany named Dahl or Dahle, from the same word. As a Jewish family name this is a habitational name or an ornamental adoption.

Famous people with this first name: Roald Dahl

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