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Manetta Name Meaning

according to de Felice, from the female personal name, feminine form of Manetto, a pet form of Maino, or from Old French Mainet, a pet form of (Charle)magne, which was introduced into Italy during the Carolingian period, but possibly from a feminine derivative of mano ‘hand’. It may also be from a shortened pet form of the personal name Emanuele (see Emanuel). Manettas is also found as a Greek family name.

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


Similar surnames: Minett, Minette, Majette, Sabetta, Matta, Magnotta, Monette, Manera

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Manetta Family Origin

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Manetta Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Sailor Man

    20%
  • Wagon Maker

    20%

In 1880, Painter, Laborer and Sailor Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manetta. A less common occupation for the Manetta family was Wagon Maker. The most common Manetta occupation in the USA was Painter. 40% of Manetta's were Painters.

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Manetta Life Expectancy

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