Mirante Family History
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Mirante Name Meaning
Southern Italian: from a short form of Almirante, an occupational or honorific name (or possibly a nickname for someone with a self-important manner), from Spanish almirante ‘admiral’, which is from Arabic al amir ‘commander’. Portuguese: possibly a habitational name from any of the places so named, from mirante ‘watch tower’, ‘look out’, or from the same word in the sense ‘watch’, ‘vigilance’, ‘sentry duty’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grande, Miranda, Morante, Gigante, Durante, Merante, Miracle, Marte