

16th Century Spanish Names  Patronymics by frequency  
Articles > Names16th Century Spanish NamesPatronymic Bynames by Frequencyby Elsbeth Anne Roth (Kathy Van Stone)

Name  # Citations 
Original Name  Percentage 

Sánchez  105 
Sancho  10% 
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Rodríguez  101 
Rodrigo  10% 
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López  98 
Lope  9% 
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García  92 
García  9% 
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Hernández  79 
Hernando  8% 
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González  63 
Gonzalo  6% 
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Martín  63 
Martín  6% 
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Pérez  62 
Pedro  6% 
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Díaz  58 
Diego  6% 
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Gutiérrez  39 
Gutierro  4% 
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Gómez  37 
Goma or Gome  4% 
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Martínez  35 
Martín  3% 
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Jiménez  31 
Jimeno  3% 
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Ortiz  31 
Orti (lat. Fortis)  3% 
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Ruiz  30 
Ruy  3% 
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Nuñez  23 
Nuño  2% 
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Vázquez  17 
Vasco  2% 
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Muñoz  13 
Munio  1% 
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Suárez  12 
Suaro  1% 
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Juárez  9 
Suaro  1% 
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Ramírez  9 
Ramiro  1% 
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Arias  8 
Aria  1% 
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Méndez  8 
Mendo  1% 
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Sanz  7 
Sancto  1% 
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Díez  3 
Diego  <1% 
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Yañez  2 
Juan  <1% 
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Blas  1 
Blas  <1% 
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