Palamara Family History
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Palamara Name Meaning
Southern Italian and Greek: occupational name for a sailor, from Greek palamaras ‘cable’, ‘mooring rope’. The Greek verb palamarein, Italian spalamare, means ‘to coat a ship’s bottom with grease’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pollara, Calamari, Malara, Pullara, Palma, Kalmar, Camara, Lalama