Meaning and Origin of: Maille

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Gaelic : Sea of bitterness; form of Molly

Family name origins & meanings

  • French : from maille, the name of a small coin and by extension a feudal levy of this amount, hence possibly a nickname for someone who paid or collected this tax.
  • A Maillé from Brittany, France, is documented in Lachine, near Montreal, in 1827.