Feld Family History
Feld Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived on ground which had been cleared of forest, but not brought into cultivation, from Middle High German velt ‘area of open country’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental from German Feld (see 1). In some cases it could be a shortened form of any of the various compound names beginning with German Feld.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press