Figueroa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, from Galician

Proper noun[edit]

Figueroa (plural Figueroas)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Figueroa is the 316th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 90468 individuals. Figueroa is most common among Hispanic/Latino (92.82%) individuals.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From one of several places in Galicia bearing this name; from local Medieval Latin ficāriā (fig tree), from Latin ficus (fig), + -ola (a diminutive suffix).

Proper noun[edit]

Figueroa

  1. A surname​.

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Galician.

Proper noun[edit]

Figueroa m f

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

According to official data by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística in 2016, Figueroa occurs in Spain as a first surname by 11,611 individuals, and as a second surname by 11,687 individuals. It is prevalent in Madrid, Pontevedra, Barcelona, A Coruña, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas, Seville, and Cádiz.



Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, of Galician origin

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /pi.ɡɛ.ɾo.a/, [pi.ɡɛ.ro.a]

Proper noun[edit]

Figueroa

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Figueroa is the 284th most common surname in the Philippines, occurring at 26,616 individuals.