Orlando

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian Orlando (Roland), ultimately from Proto-West Germanic *Hrōþiland. The Florida city has gone by the name since 1857, perhaps in honour of the soldier Orlando Reeves, whom Seminoles killed there in 1835. (Previously, it had been settled in 1844 as Jernigan.)[1] Doublet of Roland.

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Orlando

  1. A male given name from Italian.
    • 2010 Joanne Harris, blueeyedboy, Doubleday, →ISBN, page 99:
      St. Oswald's boys were not called Ben. St Oswald's boys were called Leon, or Jasper, or Rufus or Sebastian. A St Oswald's boy can pass off a name like Orlando, can make it sound like peppermint.
  2. A surname derived from the given name.
  3. A city, the county seat of Orange County, Florida, United States; see Orlando, Florida.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orlando” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Orlando is the 2,865th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 12,586 individuals. Orlando is most common among White (89.39%) individuals.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Orlando, from Italian Orlando.

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Orlando

  1. a male given name from Italian
  2. A city in Florida

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Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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Orlando ?

  1. A male given name
  2. A surname​.
  3. Vittorio Emanuele Orlando, Italian politician
  4. The city in Florida

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian Orlando.

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Orlando m

  1. A male given name from Italian, equivalent to English Roland

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Orlando f

  1. Orlando (a city in Florida, United States)