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Margolis Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus, Lithuania, and northeastern Poland): from the female personal name Margolis, meaning ‘pearls’ in Hebrew. The Hebrew word is ultimately of Greek origin, as in Greek margaron, margarites ‘pearl’ (see Margetts).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Margolin, Margulis, Margolies, Margulies, Manolis, Margis, Pagonis

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Margolis Family Origin

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Margolis Family Occupations

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  • Dry Goods Dealer

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In 1880, the most common Margolis occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Dealer. 100% of Margolis's were Dry Goods Dealers.

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