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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Marrano

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  1. (medieval Spain and Portugal) a disparaging term for a Jew who converted to Christianity in order to avoid persecution but continued to practice their religion secretly

From Spanish marrano, of disputed origin. Perhaps a transferred use of marrano (“hog”), but many sources consider them distinct words.

  1. (historical) Any of the Sephardi Jews who stayed in Iberia during the Spanish Inquisition, and continued to practice Judaism in secret.

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Popularity of Marrano as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Marrano U.S.
  White 93.06% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Marrano

People with the last name Marrano are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Marrano

  • How Popular is the name Marrano? As a last name Marrano was the 58,604th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Marrano? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Marrano was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Marrano: Your name in reverse order is Onarram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oamrnra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Marrano? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 346 people with the last name Marrano.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Marrano? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Marrano as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Marrano born Apr 14, 1976

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mongolia approximately on 1425. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.