Meaning and Origin of: Holden

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Valley

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Family name origins & meanings

  • English (mainly Lancashire) : habitational name from places in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, both so named from Old Englishhol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’, ‘deep’ + denu ‘valley’. CompareHolcombe.
  • German : unexplained.

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