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Origin and popularity of the name MAL


Mal : 1: Slovenian: nickname for a physically small man from mal ‘small little’.2: French (mainly Nord): nickname from mal ‘bad’ (from Latin malus).3: Indian (northern states): variant of Mall.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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