Herold Family History
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Herold Name Meaning
English: variant of Harold. German, Dutch, and French: from the Germanic personal name Hari(o)wald (see Harold 1). French (Hérold): status name for a herald, Old French herau(l)t (see Harold 2). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Herold ‘herald’ (see 3).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Harold, Herod, Gerold, Held, Herbold, Heron, Herald, Herrold, Honold