Still Family History
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Still Name Meaning
Scottish, English, and German: nickname for a calm man, from Middle English, Middle High German stille ‘calm’, ‘still’. The German name may also have denoted a (deaf) mute, from the same word in the sense ‘silent’. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish trap in a river, from Middle English still, stell ‘fish trap’. German: habitational name from a place so named, in Alsace, near Strasbourg.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grill, Stull, Stall, Stell, Stoll, Toll, Gill, Stiller, Stile, Mill