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Erland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm in southwestern Norway so named, from Old Norse elri ‘alder’ + land ‘land’, ‘farm’. Swedish: probably an ornamental name or possibly a shortened form of the patronymic Erlandsson (see Erlandson).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Berland, Ersland, Ryland, Soland, Eland, Norland, Odland, Nyland

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Erland Family Origin

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Erland Family Occupations

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  • Mason

    100%

In 1881, the most common Erland occupation in the UK was Mason. 100% of Erland's were Masons.

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