Telling Family History
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Telling Name Meaning
Dutch and North German: patronymic from a Middle Dutch pet form of Theudilo, a short form of Germanic compound names formed with an unattested element, theudo- ‘people’, ‘tribe’. English (Wiltshire and Gloucestershire): unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Helling, Teeling, Stelling, Hellings, Redling, Emling, Mehling