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Meaning & Origins

Transferred use of the Irish surname, in origin a patronymic formed from the Anglo-Norman French prefix fi(t)z ‘son of’ + Roy in one or other of its senses, though it is usually taken to imply that the original bearer was a bastard son of the king.
7,694th in the U.S.
English: habitational name from places in Cambridgeshire, Kent, Northumbria, and North Yorkshire; most are so named from Old English Ellingtūn ‘settlement (Old English tūn) associated with Ella’, a short form of the various compound names with a first element ælf ‘elf’, but the one in Kent has its first element from the Old English byname Ealda meaning ‘old’.
3,014th in the U.S.

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