Abella Family History
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Abella Name Meaning
Catalan, Galician, and Spanish: habitational name from any of several places called Abella, in Catalonia, Galicia and Santander. Catalan and Galician: from abella ‘bee’, hence a nickname for a small, active person or an occupational name for a beekeeper. Italian: mainly Sicilian variant of Avella.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press