Cordeiro Family History
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Cordeiro Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: from cordeiro ‘young lamb’ (Latin cordarius, a derivative of cordus ‘young’, ‘new’), hence a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, or a nickname meaning ‘lamb’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cordero, Carreiro, Carneiro, Caldeira, Correia, Corder, Corner