Last name: FOWLE

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FOWLE : This last name is indexed 35,693 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

FOWLE : 1: English (Kent): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Foghel Fughel (Old English Fugel Fugol from Old English fugol ‘fowl bird’). Alternatively a nickname from Middle English fughel foghel foul ‘fowl bird’ either with reference to physical appearance size or behavior or possibly also a nickname for someone who kept or sold birds.2: Americanized form of German Faul.

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