Ferreiro

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See also: ferreiro

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Galician and Portuguese Ferreiro.

Proper noun[edit]

Ferreiro (plural Ferreiros)

  1. A surname.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Ferreiro is the 37229th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 599 individuals. Ferreiro is most common among Hispanic/Latino (84.97%) and White (13.86%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ferreiro (smith).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferreiro m

  1. a surname originating as an occupation

References[edit]

  • "Ferreiro" in Ana Isabel Boullón Agrelo / Xulio Sousa Fernández (dirs.): Cartografía dos apelidos de Galicia. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/cag/>



Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferreiro m or f

  1. a surname originating as an occupation