Hofstad Family History
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Hofstad Name Meaning
Dutch and Belgian: habitational name from the common place name Hofsta(d)t or Hofstade, meaning a place (stad) where there was a farmstead. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, most of them so named from Old Norse hof ‘sacrificial temple’ + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Holstad, Homstad, Kolstad, Hunstad, Rogstad, Rostad, Rolstad, Hegstad