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Borrowed from Italian and Spanish Oro. This surname is mostly found in the Philippines.
Oro (plural Oros)
- A surname.
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Oro is the 35203rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 640 individuals. Oro is most common among Hispanic/Latino (56.88%), White (25.94%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (12.19%) individuals.
- Hanks, Patrick, editor (2003), “Oro”, in Dictionary of American Family Names, volume 3, New York City: Oxford University Press, →ISBN.
- a surname
(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)
Oro m or f by sense
- a surname
Likely from orò (“ritual, rite”)
- An orisha and primordial divinity of justice, masculinity, and traditional rituals. He is symbolized by the sound of a bullroarer. The Ògbóni and Òṣùgbó are the primary cult and worshippers of Orò.
- the primarily male cult that worships the divinity Orò, and serves as the chief authority and enforcement of legal and religious law in Yoruba towns.
- a Yoruba given name prefix given to those born in Oro families
- English terms borrowed from Italian
- English terms derived from Italian
- English terms borrowed from Spanish
- English terms derived from Spanish
- English lemmas
- English proper nouns
- English countable proper nouns
- English palindromes
- English surnames
- English surnames from Italian
- English surnames from Spanish
- Cebuano lemmas
- Cebuano proper nouns
- Cebuano palindromes
- Cebuano surnames
- Italian 2-syllable words
- Italian terms with IPA pronunciation
- Rhymes:Italian/ɔro/2 syllables
- Italian lemmas
- Italian proper nouns
- Italian proper nouns with irregular gender
- Italian palindromes
- Italian masculine nouns
- Italian feminine nouns
- Italian nouns with multiple genders
- Italian masculine and feminine nouns by sense
- Italian surnames
- Yoruba terms with IPA pronunciation
- Yoruba lemmas
- Yoruba proper nouns
- Yoruba palindromes
- yo:Yoruba religion