Castro

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See also: castro, castró, and castrò

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish Castro.

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Castro

  1. A surname​.
  2. A gayborhood area of San Francisco

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From castro (fortification).

The municipality in Paraná was named after Portuguese minister Martinho de Mello e Castro[1].

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Castro m f

  1. A habitational surname​.

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Castro f

  1. Castro (a city and municipality of Paraná, Brazil)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, João Carlos Vicente Ferreira, Municípios paranaenses: origens e significados de seus nomes.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably ultimately from Latin castra (military camp).

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Castro m

  1. A surname​.