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Bilbao Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): habitational name from the city of Bilbao, in Biscay province, which was founded in the 13th century on the site of an ancient settlement.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bilbro, Bilbo, Bilby, Mileto, Vilas, Millay, Ribas, Albo, Barba

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Bilbao Family Origin

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Bilbao Family Occupations

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  • Shipping Master

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bilbao occupation in the UK was Shipping Master. 100% of Bilbao's were Shipping Masters.

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Bilbao Historical Records

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Bilbao Life Expectancy

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Famous Bilbao Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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