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Mellas Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant spelling of Mallis. Greek: occupational name for a seller of honey, from meli ‘honey’ + the agent noun suffix -as.

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


Similar surnames: Mellis, Melis, Milas, Bellas, Mallas, Hallas, Kellas, Malles, Ballas

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Mellas Family Origin

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Mellas Family Occupations

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Mellas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Mellas Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mellas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mellas in 1959 was 68, and 86 in 2004.

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