Estevo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century, from older Estevoo, from Old Portuguese Estevão, from Latin Stephanus, from Ancient Greek Στέφανος (Stéphanos), from στέφανος (stéphanos, crown). Cognate with Portuguese Estêvão, Spanish Esteban.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Estevo m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Stephen
  2. A surname​.
  3. (biblical) Stephen (the first Christian martyr)

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References[edit]

  • Estevo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • "Estevo" in Ana Isabel Boullón Agrelo / Xulio Sousa Fernández (dirs.): Cartografía dos apelidos de Galicia. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.