Dahling Family History
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Dahling Name Meaning
Norwegian: from a farm name Daling, composed of the elements dal ‘valley’ + eng ‘meadow’. Possibly also Swedish: ornamental form of dal ‘valley’ with the suffix -ing. German (Dähling): topographic name for someone who lived in a valley (see Dahl), or habitational name for someone from a place named with this word.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press