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TypeSurname (from nickname & from location)
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.BAT-əl
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Meaning & History

From a nickname for a combative person. In some cases it may come from the name of English places called Battle, so named because they were sites of battles.

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Other Languages & CulturesBattaglia Italian
Entry updated October 20, 2016   Contribute