Freitas Family History
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Freitas Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Freitas, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of stony ground, from Portuguese (pedras) freitas ‘broken stones’, Late Latin (petrae) fractae. Compare Fragoso.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Freitag, Frias, Fleitas, Reitan, Cresta, Fuentes, Fleitz, Ribas