Bole Family History
Bole Name Meaning
Irish: possibly a variant of Boyle . English: variant of Bull . Altered form of German Bohle or Bolle . Norwegian (Bøle): habitational name from any of the farmsteads so named from Old Norse bøli ‘farm’. French: variant of Bolle . Slovenian: from a short form of the personal name Bolentin an old equivalent of Valentine and possibly also from a short form of the Slavic compound personal name Boleslav based on the element bol meaning ‘greater better’ or ‘more’ (from Old Slavic bolъ). Compare Bolle 7.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press