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Bordonaro Name Meaning

occupational name for a muleteer (strictly speaking, a driver of hinnies, the offspring of a female donkey and a male horse), Italian bordonaro, Sicilian bburdunaru (from Latin burdonarius). The Sicilian word also means ‘tuna fishing net’, thus the name may have been a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman in some instances. from a derivative of bordone ‘pilgrim’s staff’, probably applied as a nickname for someone who had made a significant pilgrimage.

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

Similar surnames: Ortolano, Corona, Fornaro, Gordon, Baldonado, Carbonaro, Bordon

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Bordonaro Family Occupations

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bordonaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bordonaro in 1946 was 63, and 85 in 2004.

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