Last name: MALIN

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MALIN : This last name is indexed 105,688 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

MALIN : 1: English: from the Middle English female personal name Malin a diminutive of Mall or Mald (Maud). See Mall and compare Mallinson and Maude 2.3: Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Male (a back-formation from Malka as if it contained the Slavic diminutive suffix -ke) with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.4: Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Malin a place in Ukraine.2: French: from the ancient Germanic male personal name Madalin a short form of compound names with the first element madal ‘council’. Compare Maline.

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