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Sevilla Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from the city of this name, the capital of Andalusia, in southwestern Spain. The city is extremely ancient, having reputedly been founded by the Phoenicians. The origin of the name is obscure, presumably Phoenician. It is first recorded in the Latin form Hispalis, which was adopted in Arabic as Isbilia, and thence into early Spanish as Sibilia, now Sevilla.

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


Similar surnames: Revilla, Villa, Deville, Neville, Sicilia, Melillo, Saville, Sella

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Sevilla Family Origin

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Sevilla Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Washer Woman

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Sevilla occupation in the USA was Fisherman. 33% of Sevilla's were Fishermans. A less common occupation for the Sevilla family was Washer Woman. Fisherman and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sevilla.

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Sevilla Historical Records

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Sevilla Life Expectancy

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