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Jordahl Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads; the name is a compound of an unidentified word (probably a river name meaning ‘the shining river’, Old Norse Hjó) + Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Jordahl Family Origin

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Jordahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Jordahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Jordahl's were Farmers.

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