Last name: TURLEY

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TURLEY : This last name is indexed 42,309 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

TURLEY : 1: Irish (Down): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Toirdealbhaigh a patronymic from the personal name Toirdhealbhach a personal name based on an Irish form of the Old Norse name Thórr ‘Thunder’ + the Gaelic word dealbhach ‘like in the shape of’. Compare McCurley from the lenited form of the same name.2: Altered form of German Thurley from a personal name formed with Old High German tiuri ‘dear valuable’ + līh (?) related to Gothic leiks ‘body shape’.3: English (Staffordshire Worcestershire and Gloucestershire): variant of Thurlow or Trillo.

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