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Linares Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of various places called Linares, as for example in the provinces of Jaén, Seville, Salamanca, Cantabria, Burgos, and Soria, from the plural of linar ‘flax field’ (Latin linare, a derivative of linum ‘flax’). Asturian-Leonese and Aragonese: Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Llinares (also L.linares), or Aragonese Linars, habitational names from the towns in Aragon named with the word linars ‘flax fields’. Spanish (Liñares): occupational name for a linen merchant, Latin linarius.

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


Similar surnames: Linhares, Olivares, Linden, Mijares, Naves, Linard, Llanes, Vidales

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Linares Ethnicity Estimate

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These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Linares. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South

    20%

  • England & Wales

    16%

  • Spain

    16%

  • Portugal

    10%

  • France

    7%

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Linares Family Origin

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Linares Family Occupations

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Linares Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Linares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Linares in 1960 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

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