Faller Family History
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Faller Name Meaning
habitational name for someone from Ober- or Unter- Fall near Triberg in the Black Forest. topographical name for someone living by a waterfall or the site of a landslide, from Middle High German val ‘fall’, ‘waterfall’, ‘landslide’. in some cases it may derive from Falter, through assimilation of the consonants. Scandinavian: unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press