Cloud Family History
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Cloud Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived near an outcrop or hill, from Old English clud ‘rock’ (only later used to denote vapor formations in the sky). French: from the Germanic personal name Hlodald, composed of the elements hlod ‘famous’, ‘clear’ + wald ‘rule’, which was borne by a saint and bishop of the 6th century.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Loud, Flood, Glod, Close, Clough, Clow, Blond, Lord, Claude, Claus