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Barreca Name Meaning

Southern Italian (chiefly Calabria): nickname from Sicilian bbarreca ‘person with a paunch’. Possibly Portuguese, a topographic name from a derivative of barra ‘pole’, ‘rod’, ‘post’.

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


Similar surnames: Barre, Barra, Barrera, Barreto, Barbera, Carrera, Barca, Barrett

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Barreca Family Origin

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Barreca Family Occupations

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Barreca Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Barreca Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Barreca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Barreca in 1943 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

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