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Meaning and Origin of: Miller boy

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First name origin & meaning:

Old English: One who mills

First name variations: Mills, Millson

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English and Scottish: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term, an agent derivative of mille ‘mill’, reinforced by Old Norse mylnari (see Milner). In southern, western, and central England Millward (literally, ‘mill keeper’) was the usual term.
  2. Southwestern and Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller (see Mueller).

Famous people with this first name: Steve Miller, Sienna Miller

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Melissa Etheridge, Stella McCartney, Scott Wolf

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