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Delgado Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname for a thin person, from Spanish, Portuguese delgado ‘slender’ (Latin delicatus ‘dainty’, ‘exquisite’, a derivative of deliciae ‘delight’, ‘joy’).

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


Similar surnames: Salgado, Morgado, Collado, Melgar, Mellado, Delfino, Pelayo, De Caro

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Delgado Family Origin

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Delgado Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Delgado family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delgado. The most common Delgado occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Delgado's were Farmers.

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Delgado Life Expectancy

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