Maltese Submitted Place Names
are used on the island of Malta.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
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This is the name of a large village/small town in Malta. It may probably be derived from the Semitic root m-l-h
which means "salt" in Arabic, thus it may come from Maltese melħ