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Medeiros Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of various places named Medeiros, from Portuguese and Galician medeiro ‘place where shocks of maize are gathered’ (a derivative of meda ‘shock’, ‘stack’, Latin meta ‘(pyramid-shaped) post’).

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


Similar surnames: Madeiros, Viveiros, Madeira, Medero, Medearis, Renderos, Madera

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Medeiros Family Origin

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Medeiros Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Medeiros occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Medeiros's were Farmers.

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