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Principe Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish (Príncipe): from principe ‘prince’, ‘heir’ (Latin princeps, genitive principis, from primus ‘first’ + capere ‘to take’), applied probably as a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and graces or for someone in the service of a prince. Italian: from an old personal name of the same derivation and meaning as 1 above.

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


Similar surnames: Prince, Prime, Principato, Prentice, Prinzi, Trindade, Prinzing

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Principe Family Origin

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Principe Family Occupations

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Principe Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Principe Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Principe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Principe in 1942 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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