Holien Family History
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Holien Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in Trøndelag and Valdres named Holien; the Trondelag name is possibly from Old Norse hór ‘high’ + lið ‘slope’, ‘mountain’, while the Valdres one is from Old Norse Holvin, a compound of hol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’, ‘deep’ + vin ‘meadow’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Holden, Holten, Holen, Holben, Hole, Olsen, Lien, Hollen, Kolden