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Updated June 9, 2019

Family name origins & meanings

  • Hungarian : occupational name for a fowler, from madár ‘bird’ (see Madar). This is also a common Hungarian place name, and in the form Madarasi, the surname may be a habitational name for someone from Madaras in Bács-Kiskun county or from any of various Szekler villages so called in Transylvania.

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