Velis Name Meaning

Variant of Spanish Véliz (see Veliz). Greek: from Turkish veli ‘guardian’, a term used to denote various administrative officials in the Ottoman Empire.

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


Similar surnames: Veliz, Melis, Delis, Valis, Peris, Venis, Vallis, Celis, Kellis

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