Peixoto Family History
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Peixoto Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: from peixoto, a diminutive of peixe ‘fish’ (Latin piscis); a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish in some way.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Priolo, Pilato, Poirot, Pinto, Geist, Picot, Pecore, Pezzuto, Peduto