Last name: HALLE

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HALLE : This last name is indexed 143,734 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HALLE : 1: German and English: variant of Hall.2: French (also Hallé): topographic name from Old French halle ‘covered market’ from halla ‘covered room’.3: French Canadian (Hallé): altered form of French Halay a variant of Hallay itself a variant of 2 or a habitational name from a place so named in Loire-Atlantique. Compare Hallee and Halley.4: Dutch: from a pet form of an ancient Germanic name with the first element hadu ‘battle strife’ (compare Haling 2) or perhaps a cognate of 5 below.5: In some cases possibly also Flemish (Van Halle): habitational name for someone from any of several places called Halle Hall or Hal.6: Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Halle in Saxony Germany.

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