The noble Spanish surname Chicas is of nickname
origin, deriving from a physical characteristic or personal attribute of the first bearer. In this instance, the surname Chicas comes directly from the word "chico" which signifies "small, young." Therefore, the surname Chicas was given as a nickname to a small man or to the younger of two bearers of the same given name.
Early Origins of the Chicas family
The surname Chicas was first found in the province of Toledo, in the ancient kingdom of Castile.
Early History of the Chicas family
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Chicas Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Chicas family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Chicas family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Domingo Chico who arrived in Veragua in 1535; Juan Chico who settled in Rio de la Plata in 1535; Doctor Chico de Molina who settled in Mexico in 1560.