November 14, 2014 § Leave a comment
From Catalan, meaning “famous”.
VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
. . . I . . . don’t . . . know?
REFERENCES IN LITERATURE:
– Famos Serreños, Spanish Johnny’s cousin, who moves to Moonstone to work in the brickyard, in The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather (written in 1915 and set in the 1890s).