From Norwegian å
meaning "river, stream" and the archaic word rud
DAHL Norwegian, Swedish, Danish
From Old Norse dalr
meaning "valley". A famous of this surname was author Roald Dahl (1916-1990) who is mostly remembered for children's stories such as 'Matilda' and 'Henry Sugar'.
Means "hill" in Norwegian, used by families residing on hilltops.
HORN English, German, Norwegian, Danish
From the Germanic word horn
meaning "horn". This was an occupational name for one who carved objects out of horn or who played a horn, or a person who lived near a horn-shaped geographical feature, such as a mountain or a bend in a river.
From a place name: dahl
means "valley" in Norwegian, and Losne
is a place in Norway.
From the Norwegian word næs
meaning "a promontory".
Denoted a person hailing from any one of a number of farms in Norway called either Åmdal or Omdal meaning "elm valley".
Means "Skjegge's place" or "the bearded one's place" from Norwegian skjegge
"beard" and stad
Originally denoted someone from Storstrand farm, Norway, derived from stor
meaning "big" and strand
Derived from the Old Norse given name Tófi
which was a diminutive of any name that began with the element Þórr
referring to the god THOR
VOLL (1) Norwegian
Originally indicated a person who lived in a meadow, from Old Norse vǫllr