Daigle Family History
Daigle Name Meaning
French version of the German surname Degler ‘potter’, reinterpreted by folk etymology as D’Aigle ‘of the eagle’. Altered spelling of South German Daigl, a metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German teic ‘dough’ + the diminutive suffix -el.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press