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Type Surname (from location)

Meaning & History

Likely has origins in the Portuguese word "maltez," now written as "maltês," which translates to "Maltese" in English. This surname might have been adopted by families with connections to the Mediterranean island of Malta or by individuals who had some association with Maltese culture or trade.
Added 3/21/2024 by Quinoc
Edited 3/21/2024 by Quinoc