are used on the islands of the Caribbean Sea.
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ALMÁNZAR Spanish (Caribbean)
Derived from Arabic المنظر (al manẓar)
meaning "the view" or "the lookout". This surname is primarily used in the Dominican Republic.
BALLOU Haitian Creole, French (Caribbean), French
The Ballou name comes from that Medieval landscape of northwestern France known as Brittany. The name Ballou was originally derived from the family having lived in Brittany, where this distinguished family was established from ancient times... [more]
DEVON Jamaican Patois (Modern, Rare)
The name Devon is of English and Irish origin and means "Warrior of God". This name is also very common in the British West Indies, especially Jamaica.
ETIENAM Nigerian, Ibibio (?), Spanish (Caribbean, ?)
This is a name which originates from the Calabar/Akwa Ibom region of southeastern Nigeria. It means "a doer of good, or benevolent". It is also found in Spanish-speaking regions of the Caribbean such as Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, and Cuba (El Oriente) which have populations of people of Ibibio/Efik decent known as "Carabali".
JOLICOEUR French (Quebec), Haitian Creole
From Old French joli
"joyful, cheerful" and cuer
"heart". It was originally a nickname for a cheerful person. This was a frequent French Canadian secondary surname (or dit
NABITA Jamaican Patois (Rare)
The name of a jamaican girl who is unaware of the real historical background of the name "Nabita". But was given the name any way,it is said by many that it has an African pronounciation and persons would think that its origin is from Africa.
OCASIO Spanish (Caribbean)
Meaning uncertain, possibly from Spanish ocasión
meaning "occasion" or ocaso
meaning "dusk, sunset". This surname is primarily used in Puerto Rico.
RAMPERSAD Indian, Trinidadian Creole, Mauritian Creole
From Sanskrit राम (rāma)
meaning "pleasing, pleasant, charming" combined with प्रसाद (prasāda)
meaning "clearness, brightness, purity". It is primarily used by the Indian community in Trinidad and Tobago as well as Mauritius.
SHAKERA Jamaican Patois (Modern)
Shakera is a name given to a Jamaican girl who is very arrogant and tends to take out her anger on herself and others around her. But she is also a very intelligent girl who do well in her school work ,