Basque word "amaia" meaning "elevated place" or "heights."
Early Origins of the Amaia family
Early History of the Amaia family
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Amaia Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Amaya, Amaia and others.
Early Notables of the Amaia family (pre 1700)
Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, Don Diego...
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Migration of the Amaia family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Cristobal de Amaya and Pedro de Amaya were among the early settlers of Spanish America, arriving in 1515 and 1517. Gonzalo de Amaya immigrated to Peru in 1534.
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