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Is a typical Belgium female name and is also heard in The Netherlands. (German name)

The name Veerle comes from the name Pharahilde. Phara- means travelling around. -Hilde means battle. The whole name Pharahilde, and also Veerle, means travelling (female) warrior.

Pharahilde was a holy person who lived in 754. Because of this holy woman there is a village named Veerle and a special Veerle holiday in some places of Vlaanderen, Belgium.

A lot of holy people are so called: social, caring, open hearted, magnanimous and godly.
Veerle is a female German name, appears the most in Belgium and The Netherlands.
by veerlethenetherlands February 08, 2010
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