Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/shop.x-finder.info/public_html/wp-includes/class-wp-post-type.php on line 568 Last Name: Hollands – Would you like to know the origin, Coat of Arms and Ancestors of the Surname Hollands? – X-FinderSkip to content
The surname Hollands be of English, German, Flemish, Dutch or Jewish in origin. It is a regional name from Holland, a county of the Holy Roman Empire in the Netherlands. The name is derived from the Middle Low German composed of the elements ‘hol’, hollow, sunken and ‘land’, land. The name thus comes to signify ‘hollow or depressed land’. However there is argument due to a ninth-century deed which shows that the wooded region around Dordrecht was called Holtland, from the Old Dutch ‘holt’, a wood. A name which seems to have spread to the surrounding country and to have been assimilated to ‘Holland’. In England the name is derived from a habitational name from any of the eight places so called, from the Old English ‘hoh’, ridge and ‘land’, land. It thus comes to mean here ‘land on a projecting ridge’. To the Norwegians it is a farm name signifieing ’rounded hill farm’. In Old Norway farms were large and important centers of family life,some running from seacoast to mountain top. Some farm names have been traced back to the Early Iron Age. The name dates back to the ninth century were a Begmundus de Holande is recorded in historical archives. The name was bro… Coat of arms: Azure a lion ram…
Order now the entire document of your Last Name
Download immediately the origin of your Last Name and go back many generations.
You will be able to print it out or forwarded to anyone in your family.
The file will be available for download immediately after check out
An important gift, a historical memory of the Family to be passed on to future generations.
Size: 8.5 x 11 inches (21.5 cm X 28 cm) (PDF Format)
After the payment if you didn’t get the file click here