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Borges Name Meaning

Catalan: habitational name from any of several places called Borges in Catalonia, for example, Les Borges Blanques, in Lleida, or Les Borges del Camp, in Tarragona. Portuguese: of disputed etymology; possibly a habitational name for someone from Bourges in France. German: from a short form of the medieval personal name Liborius. Danish: from the German patronymic Borchers.

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


Similar surnames: Gorges, Borger, Bordes, Torres, Bergen, Borge, Bores, Borg, Berges

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Borges Family Origin

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Borges Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borges family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borges. The most common Borges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Borges's were Farmers.

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