Last name origins & meanings:
- English: habitational name from a place in Suffolk, named in
Old English with mylenas, plural of mylen ‘mill’.
- Scottish and northern Irish (of Scottish origin): from an
Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Maol Íosa
‘devotee of Jesus’.
- Greek: variant of Melis.
- Dutch: unexplained.
- Latvian: nickname from mells
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