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Dellis Name Meaning

Greek: derogatory nickname from Turkish deli ‘fool’, ‘foolish’, or a shortened form of any of the surnames formed with Deli as a prefix, e.g. Deligiannis ‘crazy John’. French: habitational name from Lys-les-Lannoy, Lisse in the Netherlands, or Lies in the Belgian province of Brabant.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mellis, Kellis, Delles, Millis, Fallis, Ellis, Lollis, Belles

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Dellis Family Origin

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Dellis Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter & Joiner

    50%
  • Hair Dresser

    50%

In 1881, Carpenter & Joiner and Hair Dresser were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dellis. The most common Dellis occupation in the UK was Carpenter & Joiner. 50% of Dellis's were Carpenter & Joiners.

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