Molla Family History
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Molla Name Meaning
Muslim: status name for someone with a qualification in Islamic religious learning, from Persian mulla, a derivative of Arabic maula, maulwi ‘scholar’ (usually transcribed in English as mullah). Ethiopian: unexplained. Catalan: from a feminine form of Moll. Catalan (Mollà): variant spelling of the habitational name from any of the several places called Mollar in Catalonia and Valencia.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Moll, Mollo, Colla, Mola, Palla, Mula, Golla, Bolla, Molle, Soll