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Loreto Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: from the Marian female personal name, Portuguese Maria do Loreto, Italian Maria di Loreto, from Loreto in Ancona province, Italy, the center of a cult of the Virgin Mary dating from the 15th century. Loreto is the site of the Santa Casa, the childhood home of the Virgin Mary, which according to legend was miraculously transported by angels from Nazareth to Loreto in the 13th century. The place name is from Latin lauretum ‘place of laurels’. Compare Loredo.

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


Similar surnames: Loredo, Lorette, Lobato, Lorenzo, Oneto, Moreno, Lovato, Porto, Loren

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Loreto Family Origin

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Loreto Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Shepherd

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Shepherd were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loreto. The most common Loreto occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Loreto's were Farmers.

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Famous Loreto Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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