Brindle Family History
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Brindle Name Meaning
English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Brindle, from Old English burna ‘stream’ + hyll ‘hill’. Altered spelling of South German Brindl, Bründl, a topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, from a diminutive of Middle High German brun(ne) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or of Brendle or Brendel.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grindle, Brindley, Trindle, Trundle, Prindle, Rindler, Bridge, Hindle