Girl name origins & meanings
- Scandinavian : Heroine
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- German : variant of Hall.
- French (also Hallé) : topographic name from Old French halle, ‘covered market’, from halla ‘covered room’.
- Dutch and Belgian (van Halle) : habitational name from places in Belgium named Halle (Brabant, Antwerp), Hal in North Brabant, or Hall and Halle in Gelderland.
- Jewish (Ashkenazic) : habitational name from the city of Halle, in Saxony, Germany.