Basque Uruguayan

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A Basque Uruguayan is a citizen of Uruguay who is of Basque ancestry.

Although this figure does not imply Basque descent for each individual, it is estimated that up to 10% of Uruguay's population has at least one parent with a Basque surname.[1]

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  1. ^ Christian, Shirley (November 21, 1989). "Montevideo Journal: Basques Have Lots to Boast of (and at Times Do)". The New York Times. Retrieved April 26, 2010. "A fourth of Uruguay's three million people have at least one parent with a Basque surname." 

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