Bello Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from bello ‘handsome’ (Late Latin bellus), hence a nickname for a handsome man or perhaps in some instances ironically for an ugly one. In medieval Italy the word was also applied as a personal name, which also gave rise to the surname. Catalan (Belló): variant of Abelló (see Abello). Galician: variant of Vello, from a personal name which is either a variant of Vela or a derivative of Latin vetulus, a diminutive of vetus ‘old’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Belo, Bell, Belle, Bel, Bella, Tello, Lello, Mello, Bellot, Abello

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Bello Family Origin

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Bello Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Doctor

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Bello occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bello's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bello family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bello.

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Bello Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Bello life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bello in 1947 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bello

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