Palen Family History
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Palen Name Meaning
Variant of North German Pahlen, a topographic name from Middle Low German pal ‘post’, ‘stake’, ‘boundary marker’. French: variant of Palin. Americanized spelling of Belgian Peelen, a habitational name for someone from either of two places called Peel, in North Brabant and Limburg.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kalen, Paley, Galen, Papen, Page, Sales, Maren, Polen, Palin, Payer