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OTHER FORMS: Carbajal, Carvajal
CONTRIBUTOR: erb816 on 2/15/2017
Meaning & History
From the pre-Roman carbalio
meaning "oak," denoting someone who either lived near an oak tree or who was like an oak tree in some way.
Carabajal was the name of a family of Marranos (Crypto-Judaism) in Mexico at the end of the sixteenth century through the beginning of the seventeenth, several of whom were executed for "Judaizing."