Veloso

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Portuguese, Filipino, and Hispanic surname, either borrowed from Portuguese or Galician (via Spanish).

Proper noun[edit]

Veloso (plural Velosos)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Veloso is the 22906th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1117 individuals. Veloso is most common among White (38.14%), Asian/Pacific Islander (34.11%), and Hispanic/Latino (23.19%) individuals.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, from Galician.

Proper noun[edit]

Veloso

  1. a surname

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Veloso m

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

(Per Forebears 2014)

  • 267th most common surname in Brazil
  • 226th most common surname in Angola
  • 184th most common surname in Portugal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Galician or Portuguese

Proper noun[edit]

Veloso m

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

(Per Forebears 2014)

  • 434th most common surname in Chile
  • 1,983rd most common surname in Argentina
  • 2,577th most common surname in Spain

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, from Galician

Proper noun[edit]

Veloso

  1. A surname​, notably borne by:
    • Lou Veloso, Filipina politician and actress
    • Mary Jane Veloso, Filipina worker on death row in Indonesia after being used as a drug mule by a drug syndicate.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Veloso is the 333rd most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 24,231 individuals.