Revision History

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4/25/2021, 10:07 PM Mike C gold added (from user-submitted name 218515)
1/27/2018, 4:37 AM Marusero 218515
3/20/2016, 4:41 AM Marusero 218515 Just added a note.
1/24/2016, 6:44 PM anonymous

Type Surname (from occupation, from nickname & ornamental)
Pronounced Pron. GOLD(English)
GAWLT(German)

Meaning & History

From Old English and Old High German gold meaning "gold", an occupational name for someone who worked with gold or a nickname for someone with yellow hair. As a Jewish name it is ornamental.