Dahl Name Meaning & Origin

Dahl

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In remembrance of R. Dahl, the author

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Great friend has Dahl as her middle name and goes by it. Very cute, fresh, different and neat because of the literary tie

This is my step-grandfather's surname. Honestly, I had never considered it as a given name, especially when you could choose Dahlia instead.

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Common topographical surname in Norway, Denmark and Sweden. From the Middle Low German dal or Old Norse dalr both meaning "valley".

Pronounced: DOLL

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Roald Dahl, Welsh writer.
Anders Dahl, Swedish botanist. The dahlia flower is named after him.
Sophie Dahl, British model and writer.
Arlene Dahl, American actress.

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