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Formoso Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: nickname for a handsome man, from formoso ‘handsome’ (Spanish hermoso, Latin formosus), or in some cases possibly from a place name with the same etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Formosa, Cardoso, Formato, Forino, Boros, Kormos, Fragoso, Forbes

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Formoso Family Origin

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Formoso Family Occupations

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Formoso Historical Records

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Formoso Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Formoso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Formoso in 1954 was 48, and 87 in 2004.

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