Macho Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname from macho ‘mule’, applied either to denote an idiot or alternatively a virile, strong man (Latin masculus). Spanish: possibly a nickname for a forceful person or a metonymic occupational name for a smith, from macho ‘sledgehammer’ (Latin marculus ‘hammer’). Hungarian (Macsó): from the old secular personal name Macsó. The spelling is either Americanized, or an archaic form. In 15th- and 16th-century documents the family name is recorded in the form Macho, in which form the name is also found in Slovakia.

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


Similar surnames: Mach, Macha, Mato, Manko, Machon, Macht, Macek, Mazzo, Mauro, Marko

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Macho Family Origin

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Macho Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    71%
  • Farmer

    29%

In 1880, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Macho. The most common Macho occupation in the USA was Laborer. 71% of Macho's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Macho | Data not to scale

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Between 1955 and 2004, Macho life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Macho in 1955 was 35, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macho

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