Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.
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Related and similar surnamesAchille
The Achilles surname in historical dictionaries
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
ACHILLES. An ancient family of this name bore two lions rampant endorsed, probably with reference to the lion-like acts of the classical hei'o. Encyc. Herald. In the H.R. the name is written A Chillis.