Bravo Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from bravo ‘fierce’, ‘violent’, ‘courageous’ (from Latin barbarus ‘barbarian’, ‘ruffian’).

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


Similar surnames: Brave, Raso, Branco, Drago, Grano, Rayo, Rave, Ramo, Bado, Bako

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Bravo Family Origin

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Bravo Family Occupations

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  • Laboror

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bravo occupation in Canada was Laboror. 100% of Bravo's were Laborors.

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Between 1942 and 2004, Bravo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bravo in 1942 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bravo

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