Friedhoff Family History
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Friedhoff Name Meaning
Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of the German elements Friede ‘peace’ + hof ‘courtyard’. Alternatively, it may be a topographic name from the German Friedhof ‘graveyard’, ‘cemetery’ (from Middle Low German, Middle High German vrithof ‘enclosed farmstead or courtyard’, later ‘cemetery’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Friedberg, Niehoff, Neuhoff, Friedland, Grieshop, Wemhoff, Nordhoff