Meaning and Origin of Walden - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Walden

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Teutonic : Mighty
  • Teutonic : Rule

Family name origins & meanings:

  • English : habitational name from any of the places, in Essex, Hertfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named Walden, from Old English w(e)alh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, ‘serf’ (see Wallace) + denu ‘valley’.