Borrowed from Spanish Argote, itself of Basque origin.
Argote (plural Argotes)
- A surname.
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Argote is the 29740th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 791 individuals. Argote is most common among Hispanic/Latino (93.93%) individuals.
- Hanks, Patrick, editor (2003), “Argote”, in Dictionary of American Family Names, volume 1, New York City: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 54.
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Argote m or f by sense
- a surname from Basque