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Meldahl Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of possibly a place name element, as in Mellby, which could be from Old Norse meðal ‘mid(dle)’ + dahl, an ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Rendahl, Ekdahl, Rosdahl, Sandahl, Lindahl, Hildahl, Mundahl, Nordahl

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Meldahl Family Origin

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Meldahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Meldahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Meldahl's were Farmers.

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Meldahl Historical Records

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Meldahl Life Expectancy

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