Carreira Family History
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Carreira Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of various places so named in Portugal (and Galicia), from carreira ‘road’, ‘thoroughfare’, originally a road passable by vehicles as well as pedestrians (from Late Latin carraria (via), a derivative of carrum ‘cart’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Carrera, Carreiro, Barreira, Barreiro, Cabrera, Carrara, Carrero