Halle Family History
Halle Name Meaning
German: variant of Hall. French (also Hallé): topographic name from Old French halle, ‘covered market’, from halla ‘covered room’. Dutch and Belgian (van Halle): habitational name from places in Belgium named Halle (Brabant, Antwerp), Hal in North Brabant, or Hall and Halle in Gelderland. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Halle, in Saxony, Germany.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press