Flood Family History
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Flood Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small stream or an intermittent spring (Old English flod(e), from flowan ‘to flow’). Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Llwyd (see Lloyd). Irish: translation of various names correctly or erroneously associated with Gaelic tuile ‘flood’ (see Toole).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ford, Blood, Floor, Hood, Loud, Cloud, Flott, Good, Flook, Look