Meaning and Origin of: Boll

Family name origins & meanings

  • German and Danish : topographic name from Middle High Germanboll ‘rounded hill’, or a habitational name from any of several places called Boll, named with this word.
  • German (Böll) : derivative of the Germanic personal name Baldo (see Bold4).
  • Swedish : possibly a soldier’s name or else an ornamental adoption of 1 or 2.