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Formoso Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: nickname for a handsome man, from formoso ‘handsome’ (Spanish hermoso, Latin formosus), or in some cases possibly from a place name with the same etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Formosa, Cardoso, Formato, Forino, Boros, Kormos, Fragoso, Forbes

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