were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread.
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. Many Spanish local names reflect Arabic words or place-names because the Muslim
from the 8th to 12th centuries conquered Spain. The Yzaguirre family originally lived in a noble or reputable place in a village. The surname Yzaguirre originally derived from the
word Ager which meant visible or prominent.
, along the north-central coast of the Peninsula.
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