Hallen Family History
Hallen Name Meaning
Swedish (mainly Hallén): ornamental topographic or a habitational name from the (placename) element hall ‘hall’ or ‘rock’ (see Hall ) + the adjectival suffix -én/-en a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name e.g. in Telemark the definite singular form of hall from Old Norse hallr ‘slope incline’. English (Monmouthshire): either a variant of Allen with prosthetic H- or a variant of Hallam .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press