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Moreno Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): nickname for someone with dark hair and a swarthy complexion, from Spanish and Portuguese moreno ‘dark-haired’, a word of uncertain origin, probably from Late Latin maurinus, a derivative of classical Latin Maurus ‘Moor’. Compare Moore 2.

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


Similar surnames: Morino, Moren, Morena, Moresco, Morejon, Morano, Moron, Loreto

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Moreno Family Origin

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Moreno Family Occupations

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  • Ship Steward

    100%

In 1881, the most common Moreno occupation in the UK was Ship Steward. 100% of Moreno's were Ship Stewards.

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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