Couto Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with couto ‘enclosed pasture’ (Late Latin cautum, from the past participle of cavere ‘to make safe’). In some cases the name may be topographic. Possibly an altered spelling of French Couteau (see Coutu).

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


Similar surnames: Coito, Canto, Soto, Cotta, Porto, Coto, Souto, Coutu, Cotton, Cota

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Couto Family Occupations

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Between 1959 and 2004, Couto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Couto in 1959 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Couto

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