Merino Family History
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Merino Name Meaning
Spanish: occupational or status name from Spanish merino, the title of a royal or seigneurial functionary who had wide legal and military jurisdiction over a district. The word is from Late Latin maiorinus, a derivative of maior. Compare Mayer and Mayoral.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Marino, Morino, Cerino, Merin, Merida, Merlin, Forino, Serino, Perino