Neville Family History
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Neville Name Meaning
Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Neuville in Calvados or Néville in Seine-Maritime, both so called from Old French neu(f) ‘new’ (Latin novus) + ville ‘settlement’ (see Villa). Irish (Munster): assimilation of the Gaelic name Ó Niadh (see Nee) and sometimes of Ó Cnaimhín (see Nevin).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Deville, Neuville, Melville, Saville, Keville, Newville, Reville