Meaning and Origin of: Mollet

Family name origins & meanings

  • French, Channel Islands, and English : from a pet form of the personal name Moll, a pet form of Mary (see Maria).
  • French : topographic name for someone who lived in a muddy or boggy place, from a diminutive of mol ‘marsh’, ‘bog’ (see Molle).
  • Catalan : habitational name from any of various places named Mollet, especially in the provinces of Barcelona and Girona.