Sousa Surname History
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Sousa Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sousa may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Sousa may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Sousa Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sousa come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Sousa are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Sousa Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Sousa were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Sousa. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Sousa last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Sousa vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations.
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Sousa Family Tree
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- Anthony Sousa 1904 - ?
- Mayor Martins De Sousa De Martíne Sousa)
- María Suárez De Sousa
- Vasco Mendes De Sousa 1200 - 1242
- D. Diogo Dias De Sousa - Senhor De Mafra E Sousa Ericeira 1305 - 1344
- Ruy De Sousa 1423 - ?
- Mendo González De Sousa 1200 - ?
- Constança Anes de Sousa
- Afonso Vasques de Sousa 1388 - 1425
- Gonçalo De Sousa