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1/16/2016, 4:28 AM anonymous

Name Distel
Type Surname (from location & from nickname)
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Topographic name for someone who lived by a patch of ground overgrown with thistles, or perhaps a nickname for a "prickly" person, from Middle High German, Middle Low German, Middle Dutch distel "thistle".
Added 1/16/2016 by anonymous