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Origin and popularity of the name MORELL


Morell : 1: English: variant of Morrell.2: Catalan: habitational name from any of several places called Morell in Tarragona and Girona provinces or Majorica and Minorca Islands from a vernacular form of Latin Maurellus ‘dark-skinned’ a diminutive of Maurus ‘Moor’.3: Americanized form of French Morel. Compare Morrell 2.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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