Scholl Family History
Scholl Name Meaning
German and Dutch: from Middle High German Middle Dutch scholle ‘clod of earth sod’ applied as a nickname for a lumpish person or a farmer. Dutch and North German: from Middle Dutch scholle schulle ‘flounder plaice’ hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or a fish seller or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a flounder. German (Schöll): variant of Schell . Compare Schoell .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press