surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Similar to many Spanish patronymic names, the distinguished surname Manuel is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry having derived from the
Imanuel, which means God is with us.
, one of the most important Christian kingdoms of medieval Spain.
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