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 Vicente is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry. The surname Vicente is derived from the given name Vicente, which is in turn derived from the Latin
Vincent, which means conquering.
, the medieval Spanish kingdom whose language and culture were to spread to many countries around the world.
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