Where Does The Last Name Correia Come From?


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Correia is known to be a very common Portuguese surname. The meaning of Correia is leather strap. Other meanings include a belt, rein and shoelace. This can be derived from the Latin word corrigia which means fastening. This can be used as an occupational name for a person who makes or sell these types of articles.

It is also being found that correia is a Spanish surname which has been derived from   the Spanish word CORREA which also means leather strap, belt, rein, and shoelace.

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