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Amaral Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of the numerous minor places called Amaral. The place name is of uncertain etymology, probably from the term amaral, denoting a kind of black grape (from Latin amarus ‘bitter’). Alternatively, the origin may be a collective noun derived from Spanish maro, amaro ‘cat-thyme’ (Latin marum, influenced by Spanish amargo ‘bitter’).

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


Similar surnames: Amaro, Canal, Almaraz, Amparan, Amaya, Agarwal, Mars, Maran, Maia

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Amaral Family Origin

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Amaral Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Amaral family was Laborer. Barber and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Amaral. The most common Amaral occupation in the USA was Barber. 33% of Amaral's were Barbers.

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Amaral Life Expectancy

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