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Subject: Re: Are formosa and formoso related?
Author: Philidel   (Authenticated as Philidel)
Date: November 30, 2013 at 8:59 PM
Reply to: Are formosa and formoso related? by sean vella

Formosa/Formoso seem to be Galician or Portuguese... Since it means "beautiful", seems to be a very old surname, maybe from the time Portuguese language was mixed with Spanish and Galician (approx. until the 10th century). Formoso is a common name in Brazil, where I live.

For girls: Cecilia, Lucinda, Calisto, Purity, Agrippine, Philippa
For boys: Nikolaj, Alexander, Radu, Martin, Lucas, Zeffiro

Henry Purcell, the best composer before Bach! \o/

This message was edited by the author on November 30, 2013 at 9:03 PM

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