Herold Name Meaning

English: variant of Harold. German, Dutch, and French: from the Germanic personal name Hari(o)wald (see Harold 1). French (Hérold): status name for a herald, Old French herau(l)t (see Harold 2). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Herold ‘herald’ (see 3).

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List of People with Surname Herold

As far as we found, there are a total of 2,066 people with the surname Herold. Among these people surnamed Herold, there are around 407 different names, with an average of 5 people sharing the same name. Richard Herold, John Herold and Thomas Herold are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Herold, with 33, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Herold, with a total of 203 people, and there are a total of 136 different names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Herold, with a total of 161 people and an average of 117 different names.