Lage Family History
Lage Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the several places called Lage in Galicia and Portugal, named with lage, laxe ‘flat rock or slab of stone’, or a topographic name for someone who lived by such a rock. French: habitational name from any of a number of places named L’Age, age being a regional variant of French haie ‘hedge’. Danish: from the personal name Laghi, Old Norse Lage (see Lageson). North German, Dutch, and Danish: habitational name from any of several places named Lage or Laage, all in northern Germany. The name denotes a free, open space between wooded areas.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press