Scholl Family History
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Scholl Name Meaning
German and Dutch: nickname for a lumpish person or a farmer, from Middle High German, Middle Dutch scholle ‘clod of earth’. Dutch and North German: from Middle Dutch scholle, schulle ‘flounder’, ‘plaice’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or a fish seller, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a flouder. German (Schöll): variant of Schell.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press