Last name origins & meanings:
- Muslim: variant spelling of Mansur.
- Egyptian Arabic: habitational name from the city of Mansoura, in in the Nile Delta. It
was named for a battle in 1250 in which the Saracens destroyed a
Crusader force, capturing King Louis IX of France and holding him and
many of his knights to ransom. Mansouras is also found as a
Greek family name; there was a large Greek community in Mansoura until
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