Freehling Family History
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Freehling Name Meaning
Variant spelling of North German Frie(h)ling, a nickname for a serf who had been freed, Middle Low German vrilink, or a habitational name from a place called Frielingen. Alternatively it could be a respelling of South German Frühling meaning ‘spring’, the season (from früh ‘early’ + the suffix -ling denoting affiliation).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Frieling, Fehling, Fruhling, Fehring, Creveling, Froehling, Breitling