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Posted by: Manuel Benjamin Alderete Date: January 24, 2001 at 23:06:11
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I found a site at

If you click on "History of Names" and search the page for "Alderete", it claims that the name is Mozarabic (from the Moors who invaded) and means "small farm".

I once saw this long ago in an old library book when I was looking up our name just for fun and didnt really take it that seriously.

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