hereditary surnames in Spain were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Nuno was a patronymic surname, created from the personal name Nuño, using the common patronymic suffix is "ez."
Early Origins of the Nuno family
Castile, predominant among the Christian kingdoms of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Nuno family
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Nuno Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Núñez, Nuñez, Núnez, Nunez, Nuño and many more.
Early Notables of the Nuno 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, Pedro Núñez, who saved the life of Prince...
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Migration of the Nuno family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Nuno Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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