Frizzell Family History
Frizzell Name Meaning
English and Irish: nickname from Old French fresel frisel ‘lace ribbon braid brooch frill ruff’ for someone with an ornate style of dress or ‘object of little value’ (a diminutive of frese of ancient Germanic origin). Scottish: from Anglo-Norman French fresel ‘strawberry’ an alternative form of Fraser .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press