Nolde Family History
Nolde Name Meaning
German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Arnold. German: in some cases a metonymic occupational name for a needlemaker, from Middle High German nalde ‘needle’ (variant of nadel). Compare Nadler. German: habitational name from a place so named in Schleswig-Holstein.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press