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Ballas Name Meaning

Greek: nickname for someone who was short and fat, from bal(l)a ‘ball’, from Italian balla ‘ball’, ‘bullet’, ‘cannonball’. Syrian and Jewish (from Syria): unexplained. German: variant of Baldas, from a reduced form of the personal name Baltazar.

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


Similar surnames: Pallas, Balles, Balla, Barlas, Gallas, Bellas, Hallas, Balas, Balls

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Ballas Family Origin

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Ballas Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Ballas occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Ballas's were Labourers.

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