Murga Family History
Murga Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from Murga in Navarre province. Romanian (Murgã) and Greek (Mourgas): nickname meaning ‘dark-skinned’, from Romanian murg ‘black’. The Greek name was also used to denote a Greek of Aromanian origin. It is sometimes found in combinations such as Mourgagiannis ‘dark-skinned John’ or ‘Aromanian John’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press