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Centeno Name Meaning

Spanish: from centeno ‘rye’ (Late Latin centenum, a derivative of centum ‘hundred’, so called as the plant was supposed to be capable of producing a hundred grains on each stalk). The a surname may have arisen as a metonymic occupational name for someone who grew or sold rye, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a field given over to the cultivation of this crop.

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

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Centeno Family Origin

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Centeno Family Occupations

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  • Brick Mason

    100%

In 1880, the most common Centeno occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 100% of Centeno's were Brick Masons.

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Centeno Historical Records

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Centeno Life Expectancy

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