Moreira Surname History
The family history of the Moreira last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Moreira:
- Moreira family history
- Moreira country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Moreira last name meaning & etymology
- Moreira spelling & pronunciation
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Moreira Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moreira may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Moreira may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Moreira Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moreira come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Moreira come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Moreira Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Moreira family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Moreira were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Moreira. Family names like Moreira transform in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Moreira Family Tree
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- Jesuíta Moreira
- Eduardo de Carvalho Moreira
- Afonso Augusto Penna 1847 - 1909
- Afonso Augusto Moreira Penna
- Maria Bicudo Moreira
- João De Mendonça Moreira
- Manuel Francisco Moreira
- Francisco Rodrigues Moreira
- Manoel Rodrigues Moreira
- Carlos Viana Moreira