Opal Family History
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Opal Name Meaning
from opal ‘combustible material’, a derivative of opic ‘to burn or singe’ or ‘to get sunburnt’, hence a nickname for a sunburnt individual. nickname from opal ‘opal’ (the jewel).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Opalka, Topa, Gal, Nosal, Pas, Palm, Oak, Leal, Ohl, Boal