Contreras Family History
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Contreras Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from Conteraras, a place in the province of Burgos. The place name is derived from Late Latin contraria ‘surrounding area’, ‘region’ (from the preposition contra ‘opposite’, ‘against’, ‘hard by’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Morera, Contrera, Corral, Barreras, Montes, Correa, Cantara