Spanish Submitted Surnames

Spanish names are used in Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries (such as those in South America). See also about Spanish names.
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ABENDAÑO     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of Zarautz.
ABREGO     Spanish
As a Spanish surname, it was from Spanish ábrego, which originally meant "African", from Latin africus. The vocabulary word in modern Spanish has lost this general sense and now means "south wind" (literally, "African (wind)").
ABUNDIS     Spanish (Mexican)
The surname Abundis is patronymic from the Old Spanish personal name Abundio, ultimately from Latin abundus ‘abundant’, ‘plentiful’.
ABURTO     Basque, Spanish, Spanish (Mexican)
The surname Aburto is a topographic name from Basque aburto ‘place of kermes oaks’, from abur ‘kermes oak’ + the locative suffix -lo.
ACERO     Spanish
Spanish word for "steel" which is a metal.
ACERO     Spanish
From acero "steel, steelworker" (from Late Latin aciarium), an occupational name for a metal worker or an armorer.
ACHIO     Spanish (Latin American)
Possibly derived from the town, Achio, near Guadalajara in Mexico. The name itself is probably from the Nahuatl achio meaning "frequent".
ACUNA     Spanish (Latin American)
Related tho the Acuna Indians of Mexico, there is also a city by the name. Popular in border areas of Mexico and Texas.
ADURIZ     Basque
A famous bearer of this surname is Aritz Aduriz, a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Athletic Bilbao as a striker.
AFFLECK     Galician, Scottish
Variation of Auchinleck, a town near Dundee, Scotland... Ben & Casey Affleck are famous bearers of the name. Auchinleck appears to have been one of those places where the ancient Celts and Druids held conventions, celebrated their festivals, and performed acts of worship... [more]
AFLOR     Aragonese
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
AGERRE     Basque
This indicates familial origin within either of 3 neighborhoods in the French department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques: the one in the commune of Mugerre, the one in the commune of Hendaia, or the one in the commune of Maule-Lextarre.
ÁGUILA     Spanish
From águila "eagle" (Latin aquila). This is either a nickname for a haughty man or one with an aquiline nose, or a habitational name from a place in Salamanca province called Águila.
AGUILAR     Spanish
Spanish, Catalan, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Aguilar, from Latin aquilare ‘haunt of eagles’ (a derivative of aquila ‘eagle’), for example Aguilar de Campo in Palencia, Aguilar de la Frontera in Córdoba, and Aguilar de Segarra in Catalonia.
AGUIRRE     Basque
Basque toponymic surname, also arguably meaning "prominence" in Old Basque.
AIMAR     Medieval English, Anglo-Saxon, Spanish
1. From the Olde English pre 7th Century personal name "Aethelmaer", meaning "famous noble." ... [more]
ALANÍS     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Andalusian municipality.
ALARCÓN     Spanish
Alarcón was a fort owned by the arabs in the Iberian Peninsula (Alarcón literally meaning 'the fort' in arabic), and the spaniards had the goal of owning it during the spanish reconquista. After 9 months of siege, Fernán Martínez de Ceballos climbed the walls of the fort using only two daggers and opened the gates from the inside allowing the castillan army to come in and conquer Alarcón... [more]
ALBA     Spanish, Catalan
From alba meaning "white".... [more]
ALBEIZ     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Asparrena.
ALBIZUA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Orozko.
ALBO     Spanish, Italian, Jewish
It is derived from the name Albert, Alberto, Albino, and Alberico.... [more]
ALCARAZ     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
ALCOBENDAS     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
ALDATZ     Basque
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 eponymous Navarrese neighborhoods: the one in Larraun, Comarca of Leitzaldea or the one in Itza, Comarca of Iruñerria.
ALDEA     Spanish, Romanian
Spanish "village"
ALDUATE     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Urraulbeiti.
ALEGRE     Spanish, Portuguese
Nickname from alegre "bright, merry" (Latin alacer).
ALEJANDRO     Spanish
From the personal name Alejandro, Spanish form of Alexander.
ALHAMBRA     Filipino, Spanish
From the Spanish alhambra which in turn is derived from Arabic الْحَمْرَاء‎‎ (Al-Ḥamrā) meaning "the red one", ultimately from the Arabic أَحْمَر (ʾaḥmar) "red"... [more]
ALKAIAGA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Lesaka.
ALLALA     Basque
A diminutive of AYALA. The spelling was altered by Jose Maria Ayala, whose son Domingo Allala was related from his marriage to Estefana Champion-Werbisky, descendant of the Champion family from Rovigno, Croatia-Italy... [more]
ALLEMAN     French (Cajun), Spanish (Canarian), German
From the French and Spanish word for "German". Believed to have originated in the Alsace-Lorraine region. Some holders of the name migrated to the Canary Islands and are part of the larger Isleños population that settled throughout the Americas... [more]
ALLENDE     Basque, Spanish
Basque surname possibly linked to the Spanish word allende of Latin origin meaning "beyond" or "besides".
ALMAGUER     Catalan
Habitational name from a place in Valencia named Almaguer.
ALMARZA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 localities: the Castilian municipality of Almarza, Comarca of El Valle or the Riojan municipality of Almarza de Cameros.
ALMENARA     Spanish
Almenara in Spanish is "beacon", but it is an old kind of beacon that consisted of a fire that was lit on top of the battlements to give a signal.
ALMONTE     Spanish
From a place between Huelva and Sevilla. Means "the mountain".
ALONSO     Spanish
Derived from the given name Alonso.
ALPÍZAR     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous locality in the Andalusian province of Huelva.
ÁLVARO     Spanish
Either derived from the given name Alvaro or a variant of Alvarez.
ALZA     Spanish
Means "to rise" or simply "rise"
AMARO     Spanish
Originated in Italy
AMAT     Catalan
From the Latin given name Amatus, meaning "beloved".
AMAYA     Basque
Spanish: habitational name, from the name of a mountain and an ancient city in the province of Burgos, probably derived from Basque amai ‘end’ + the article suffix -a.
AMBRÌZ     Spanish
" Probably a variant of Asturian-Leonese Ambres, a habitational name from a village in Asturies. Also a habitational name of Ámbriz a city in Angola, Africa, mainly of Portuguese descendants. "
AMETZAGA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within any of 3 eponymous neighborhoods: the one in the municipality of Asparrena, the one in the municipality of Meñaka, or the one in the municipality of Zuia.
AMORE     Spanish
meaning love
AMUNATEGI     Basque
It literally means a "place of apple trees", denoting someone who lived and/or worked there.
AMUSKIBAR     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Bergara.
ANAYA     Basque
Originated in Spain. It derives from medieval basque name Anaia meaning "friar or brother". As a surname it means "Son of Anaia".
ANDIKOETXEA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Kortezubi.
ANGUIANO     Spanish (Latinized, Modern)
Anguiano is a small town in the province of La Rioja, Spain.
ANGUINO     American, Spanish (Mexican)
Mexican-American last name
ANSELMO     Italian, Spanish
Comes from the personal name Anselmo, which is of Germanic origin (see Anselm). This was a distinctively Langobardic name, and was especially common in Lombardy in the Middle Ages.
ANTILLÓN     Aragonese
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
ANTUNIEZ     Spanish, Galician, Asturian
Meaning "son of Antonius." It is a last name that appears in northern Spain.
APOLLO     Italian, Spanish
From the Greek personal name Apollo. There are several saints Apollo in the Christian Church, including an Egyptian hermit and monastic leader who died in 395 ad. The personal name derives from the name in classical mythology of the sun god, Apollo, an ancient Indo-European name, found for example in Hittite as Apulana "god of the gate" (from pula "gate", cognate with Greek pylē), therefore "protector, patron".
APONTE     Spanish
A misdivision of Daponte. It originates from Majorca, Spain.
ARÀBIA     Italian, Spanish
Ethnic name for someone from Arabia or some other Arabic-speaking country or a nickname for someone who had visited or traded with one of these countries.
ARAGON     Spanish, Catalan, French
A surname and an autonomous community of Spain.
ARAMBURÚ     Basque
Famous bearers of this surname is Fernando Aramburu, a Spanish writer and Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, he was an Argentine Army general.
ARANBURU     Basque
Proper, non-Castilianized form of Aramburú, literally meaning the peak of a valley.
ARANDS     English, Spanish
Anglicized version of a name given to residents of Aranda de Duero, a small town in the north of Spain.
ARANGIZ     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of Gasteiz.
ARANTZIBIA     Basque
It literally means "ford of buckthorns".
ARAQUISTAIN     Basque, Spanish
''Place of the ferns'' in Basque. It first appeared when a family arrived for the first time to a part of the Pyrenees where they where a lot of ferns. Then, that family, changed their last name to ''Araquistain'' which means ''place of the ferns'' in basque.
ARCHULETA     Spanish, English
Castilianized form of Basque Aretxuloeta, a topographic name meaning "oak hollow".
ARELLANO     Basque, Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Navarrese municipality.
ARENCIBIA     Spanish
Castilianized combination of the basque words of aranz meaning "thorn"; "hawthorn" + ibi meaning "ford" + a (basque article suffix); meaning someone living by a thorny ford. A "ford" is a body of water shallow enough to walk through; In this context topographically referring to a some places in Spain
ARETXABALETA     Basque
Proper, non-Castilianized form of Arechavaleta.
ARETXEDERRA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Gordexola.
ARGANDA     Spanish (Latin American), Spanish
town in spain / arganda del rey
ARGANDOÑA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Gasteiz.
ARITZALA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Navarrese municipality.
ARIZA     Catalan
Castilianized form of Basque Aritza, a topographic name from Basque (h)aritz ‘oak’ + the article suffix -a.
ARIZA     Spanish
Spanish: habitational name from a place so named in Zaragoza province in Aragón.
ARJONA     Spanish
Habitational name from Arjona in Jaén province.
ARLEGI     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Galar.
ARMENDARITZE     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous commune in the French arrondissement of Baiona.
ARMENTEROS     Spanish
Habitational name from either of two places called Armenteros, in the provinces of Ávila and Salamanca, from the plural of armenatero meaning ‘cowherd’, from Latin armenta ‘herd(s)’.
ARMIJO     Spanish
Derived from the Spanish adjetive "armigero", meaning "one who bears arms". First found in the Northern Region of Spain in Cantabria. Alternate spellings include: Armijos, Armigo, and Armija.
AROZTEGI     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Atetz.
ARRA     Galician, Sicilian
Habitational name from a place in Galicia called Arra, this surname was also found in some parts of Sicily.
ARREGI     Basque
It literally means "singer".
ARRETXEA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous hamlet in the French canton of Uztaritze.
ARRIGUNAGA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the vicinity of the eponymous beach in the municipality of Getxo.
ARRILLAGA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Usurbil.
ARROITZ     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Navarrese municipality.
ARROYO     Spanish
Habitational name from any of numerous places named with arroyo "watercourse", "irrigation channel."
ARTABIA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Allin.
ARTEAGA     Basque
It literally means a place where there are live oaks &/or evergreen oaks.
ARTETA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within either of 3 eponymous localities: the neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Ollaran, the neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Ezporogi, or the neighborhood of the municipality of Galdakao.
ARTZINIEGA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
ASCENCIO     Spanish, Italian
From the personal name (Latin Ascensius), favored by the early Christians, by whom it was bestowed with reference to the ascension of Christ (Late Latin ascensio).
ATIENZA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
ATONDO     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Itza.
AUÑÓN     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
AUT     Czech, German (Swiss), Russian, Catalan
Means "Hard Worker" in Czech.... [more]
AVAMILANO     Spanish, Italian
Of Spanish origin, but probably has its roots in Italy due to the word "milano" which means Milan in Italian.
AVEIRO     Portuguese, Spanish
Demonymic surname refering to Aveiro a city in middle north-eastern Portugal. A famous bearer of this surname is Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo.
AVELINO     Spanish, Polynesian, Filipino
Spanish form of Avellino, the surname of the 17th-century Italian saint Andrew Avellino.
AVELLANEDA     Spanish
It literally means "hazelnut grove", denoting someone who either lived near one or worked in one.
AVENA     Spanish, Italian
A traditionally Spanish and Italian occupational surname for a "grain grower or merchant", or the Italian habitation surname for Avena, Calabria. Means "oats". From the Latin avēna meaning 'oats, wild oats, straw'.
AVENIDA     Spanish (Latin American)
The name translates to English, meaning "avenue."
ÁVILA     Spanish
Derived from the Spanish town and province of Ávila, in the Old Kingdom of Castile, nowadays in the Community of Castile and León.
AVIÑA     Galician
Galician surname referring to someone who "lives by a vineyard", from d’Aviña, a variant of da viña.
AYALA     Basque
Habitational name or topographic name from Basque ai "slope", "hillside" + al(h)a "pasture".
AZKONA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the neighborhood of Aizkoa in the Navarrese municipality of Deierri.
AZUA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of Burgu, Province of Araba.
AZUARA     Aragonese
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BAAMONDE     Galician
This indicates familial origin within either of 5 eponymous parishes.
BACQUE     Basque
It's a Basque and Gascon surname whose meaning is cowboy, rancher (cattle rancher) or breeder.
BADILLA     Spanish
Variant of Badillo.
BADILLO     Spanish
Topographic name from a diminutive of vado ‘ford’ (Latin vadum) or a habitational name from either of two places named with this word: Valillo de la Guarena in Zamora province or Vadillo de al Sierra in Ávila.
BAEZ     Spanish (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Spanish Báez, which might be a different form of Peláez (cf. Páez). A famous bearer is American singer and activist Joan Baez (1941-).... [more]
BAEZA     Spanish
From a place called Baeza in Andalusia, Spain.
BAIGORRI     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous commune in the arrondissement of Baiona.
BALAGUER     Catalan
Habitational name from Balaguer in Lleida province.
BALLON     Spanish
Theoretically it could be a variant of vallón, from valle ‘valley’, but neither form is attested as a vocabulary word or as a place name element. Alternatively, it could be a Castilian spelling of Catalan Batlló, Balló, nicknames from diminutives of batlle ‘dancing’.English: variant spelling of Balon.
BANEZ     Spanish
Spanish (Báñez): shortened form of Ibáñez
BARAJAS     Basque
Spanish and Moor
BARBERO     Spanish
Spanish occupational name for a barber-surgeon (see Barber), Spanish barbero, from Late Latin barbarius, a derivative of barba ‘beard’ (Latin barba).
BARCELÓ     Catalan
Apparently from a personal name Barcelonus (feminine Barcelona), originally denoting someone from the city of Barcelona.
BARCELONA     Catalan, Spanish
Habitational name from Barcelona, the principal city of Catalonia. The place name is of uncertain, certainly pre-Roman, origin. The settlement was established by the Carthaginians, and according to tradition it was named for the Carthaginian ruling house of Barca; the Latin form was Barcino or Barcilo.
BÁRCENAS     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Castilian municipality of Espinosa de los Monteros.
BARRENETXE     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Larrabetzu.
BARRIOS     Spanish
Habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Spanish barrio "outlying suburb (especially an impoverished one), slum", from Arabic barr "suburb, dependent village". It may also be a topographic name for someone originating from a barrio.
BARROETA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Bedia.
BARRUNDIA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BATRES     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
BAVIERA     Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Catalan
Means "Bavaria" in Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Catalan. Indicating for someone from Bavaria a state in Germany.
BEA     Spanish
Habitational name from a place of this name in Teruel.
BEAS     Spanish (Mexican)
Spanish (common in Mexico): habitational name from any of the places in Andalusia named Beas.
BEGA     Spanish
Variant of Vega.
BELASCO     Spanish
Variant of VELASCO
BENEGAS     Spanish (Rare)
From the hybridization of Ben, meaning "son" in Arabic or Jewish, and Ega(s), a medieval given name of Visigothic origin.
BERASTEGI     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BERGARA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BERTIZ     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Navarrese municipality of Bertizarana.
BESALÚ     Catalan
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BETANZOS     Galician
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BETETA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
BEZOS     Spanish
From bezo meaning "thick lips" in Spanish, referring to a person with blubber or thick lips.
BIKUÑA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous village in Araba.
BITERI     Basque
Proper, non-Castilianized form of Viteri.
BIURRARENA     Spanish, Basque
Means apple in Basque.
BLAS     Spanish
From the given name Blas.
BLASCO     Spanish
Variant of VELASCO
BOLAR     Spanish
Topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of soil of a particular type known as tierra bolar.
BOMBA     Portuguese, Spanish, Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, Slovak
From bomba "bomb", (Latin bombus), hence probably a nickname for someone with an explosive temperament, or a metonymic occupational name for an artilleryman.
BONDIA     Catalan
Bondia is a Catalan surname. It means 'good day' or 'good morning'.
BORCHA     Aragonese
Proper, non-Castilianized form of Borja; it indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BORJA     Spanish (Latinized, Rare, Archaic), Filipino (Latinized, Modern, Rare, Archaic)
Borja is originated in Spain before the Thirty Year's War.... [more]
BOSCH     Catalan
Habitational name from a place named with Bosc(h), from Late Latin boscus "wood".
BOTELLO     Galician
Probably from Galician botella meaning "little bottle".
BRAGADO     Portuguese, Spanish
This surname is a Spanish word which means "gritty", refering to a bull. ... [more]
BRAVO     Spanish, Portuguese
From a Spanish and Portuguese nickname for a fierce or violent man (from Spanish and Portuguese bravo "fierce, violent"). This surname was borne by Charles Bravo (1845-1876), a British lawyer and possible murder victim.
BRINGAS     Basque
Unexplained; mainly in Biscay.
BRIONES     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Riojan municipality.
BRIZUELA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the Castilian municipality of Merindad de Valdeporres.
BROCOS     Galician
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous parish of the municipality of Agolada in the Comarca of O Deza.
BUENO     Spanish
generally an approving (or ironic) nickname, from Spanish bueno ‘good’.
BUITRAGO     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 eponymous municipalities: the Castilian one in El Campo de Gómara or the Manchego municipality of Buitrago del Lozoya in Sierra Norte, Comunidad de Madrid.
BURELA     Galician
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality in the Comarca of La Mariña Central.
BURRUCHAGA     Spanish, Basque
From "Pais Vasco" in Spain.
BUSTAMANTE     Spanish
Derived from the town Bustamante in the Cantabria region of Northern Spain.
CAAMAÑO     Galician
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous parish in the municipality of Porto do Son.
CABA     Spanish, Catalan
Variant of Cava.
CABALEIRO     Galician
'Knight' derived from an occupation, Galician origins.
CABALLERO     Spanish
Occupational name from caballero "knight, soldier, horseman" (from Late Latin caballarius "mounted soldier").
CABAÑA     Spanish, Portuguese
Habitational name from a place named with Spanish cabaña ‘hut’, ‘cabin’ (Late Latin capanna, a word of Celtic or Germanic origin).
CABAÑAS     Spanish, Portuguese
Habitational name from a place named with Spanish cabaña or Portuguese cabanha ‘hut’, ‘cabin’.
CABELL     Catalan, English, German
As a Catalan name, a nickname for "bald" from the Spanish word cabello. The English name, found primarily in Norfolk and Devon, is occupational for a "maker or seller of nautical rope" that comes from a Norman French word... [more]
CALDERA     Spanish, Spanish (Latin American)
Derived from Spanish caldera meaning "basin, crater, hollow"; ultimately from Latin caldarium, caldaria meaning "hot bath, cooking pot". In the English language, the word caldera also denotes a depression in volcanoes... [more]
CALDERÓN     Spanish
Is a Spanish occupational surname. It is derived from the Vulgar Latin "caldaria" ("cauldron") and refers to the occupation of tinker. As a topographic name from an augmentative of caldera 'basin', 'crater', 'hollow', a common element of stream and mountain names, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Calderón in Valencia province.
CALERO     Spanish
Metonymic occupational name for a burner or seller of lime, from calero ‘lime’.
CALVETE     Spanish
It means bald. It's a surname of the Galician origin.
CALVETTO     Galician
Meaning baldness.
CAMACHO     Spanish, Portuguese
From the ancient European camb, meaning twisted or disfigured, denoting to someone with visible physical abnormalities, but could possibly also refer to residents of a particularly gnarly tract of land.
CAMARGO     Spanish (Latinized, Modern, ?)
Habitational name for someone from a place in Andalusia called Camargo.
CAMPUMANES     Asturian
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous parish of the municipality of Ḷḷena.
CAMUS     Basque
Camus is a Basque surname from Bermeo, Vizcaya. Part passed to Cantabria and Chile.
CANIZALES     Spanish (Latin American)
This surname came from around the beginnings of 1800 in south regions of Colombia where sugar cane was cultivated. It's a variation of Cañizales, that literally means "sugar cane fields".
CANOMANUEL     Spanish
The first part of this surname is possibly derived from Spanish cano "hoary, white-haired, grey-haired". The second part is derived from the given name Manuel. As such, this name must first have come into being as a nickname, referring to the white or grey hair of a man named Manuel.
CAPELLA     Spanish, Catalan, Italian
From capella "chapel", a topographic name for someone who lived by a chapel or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in one.
CARBONERO     Spanish
Famous bearers are Carlos Carbonero, a Colombian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Sampdoria on loan from Fénix and Sara Carbonero, a Spanish sports journalist.
CARCELÉN     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
CÁRDENAS     Spanish
Habitational name from places in the provinces of Almería and Logroño named Cárdenas, from the feminine plural of cárdeno "blue, bluish purple" (Late Latin cardinus, from carduus "thistle")... [more]
CARDENETE     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
CARLOS     Spanish, Portuguese
From the given name Carlos
CARRASCO     Spanish
Topographic name from carrasco or carrasca "holm oak".... [more]
CARRASQUILLO     Spanish
Diminutive of CARRASCO.
CARREÑO     Asturian
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
CARRERA     Spanish, Italian
Spanish: topographic name for someone living by a main road, carrera ‘thoroughfare’, originally a road passable by vehicles as well as pedestrians (Late Latin carraria (via), a derivative of carrum ‘cart’), or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word.... [more]
CARRILLO     Spanish
Variant of Carillo.
CASA     Spanish, Italian
Derived from the Spanish and Italian word casa meaning "house".
CASA     Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
From casa "house" (Latin casa "hut, cottage, cabin"), perhaps originally denoting the occupier of the most distinguished house in a village.
CASABUENA     Spanish (Modern, Rare)
Means "Happy House" or "House of Happiness" in Spanish, with the Spanish word "Casa", which means "House" and Buena, meaning "Happy" or "Happiness".
CASAGRANDE     Spanish, Italian
From the Spanish & Italian words casa meaning "house" and grande meaning "big"; literally means "big house".
CASANOVA     Catalan, Italian
Catalan and Italian: topographic name from Latin casa ‘house’ + nova ‘new’, or a habitational name from any of the many places named with these words.
CASES     Catalan
Catalan family name. Plural of 'casa' meaning 'house', possibly given to people who were given or built a manor or town house or had a slightly better than normal dwelling for their location/village etc..... [more]
CASILLAS     Spanish
From any of various places called Casillas or Las Casillas, from the plural of casilla, a diminutive of Casa. ... [more]
CASTANATI     Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish Origins
CASTAÑEDA     Spanish
Derived from the Spanish word castaña meaning "chestnut".
CASTELLI     Italki (Italian Jew), Semitic, Italian, Spanish
Italian patronymic or plural form of Castello. ... [more]
CASTELLO     Catalan, Italian
Catalan variant of Castell or from Italian castello meaning "castle".
CAVA     Italian, Catalan, Spanish, Portugese
From cava ‘cave’, ‘cellar’ (from Latin cavea), hence a metonymic occupational name for someone employed in the wine cellars of a great house, a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a cave, or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word.
CEJA     Spanish
From a common field name or a habitational name from any of various minor places called Ceja Yecla in Aragon.
CELDA     Spanish (Modern, Rare), Filipino (Modern, Rare)
The Spanish word for 'cell', as in prison cell.
CENDEJAS     Spanish
Cendejas is a city in Guadalahara. It is short for Cendejas de la Torre.
CESPEDES     Spanish
From the plural of cesped "peat", "turf" (Latin caespes, genitive caespitis), applied as a habitational name from a place named Céspedes (for example in Burgos province) or named with this word, or a topographic name for someone who lived by an area of peat, or possibly as a metonymic occupational name for someone who cut and sold turf.
CHAPIN     French, Spanish
From a reduced form of French eschapin or Spanish chapín, a term for a light (woman's) shoe; perhaps a nickname for someone who habitually wore this type of footwear or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker.
CHICA     Spanish
Apparently from chica, feminine form of chico ‘small’, ‘young’ (see Chico), but a variant of the habitational name Checa, from a place so named in Jaén province is also a possibility.
CHICLANA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 eponymous Andalusian municipalities: Chiclana de la Frontera or Chiclana de Segura.
CINTRON     Spanish
Spanish form for the french "Citroen". Original from Puerto Rico.
CIRIA     Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Castilian municipality.
COCIÑA     Galician
It literally means "kitchen".
COELLO     Galician
It literally means "rabbit".
COLMENARES     Spanish
It literally means "apiaries", denoting someone who either worked at some or lived near some.
COLOMBRES     Asturian
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous parish in Ribadeva.
CONTRERAS     Spanish
Habitual name for someone from Conteraras, a region in the province of Burgos, Spain. The name "Conteraras" is derived from Late Latin contraria meaning "surrounding area", "region", from contra meaning "opposite, against, hard by".
CORBALÁN     Aragonese
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
CÓRDOBA     Spanish
Habitational name from the city of Córdoba in southern Spain, from Latin Corduba, from Arabic Qurṭubah, from Phoenician Qartuba; originally Qart-Juba, named after Numidian king Juba I.
CÓRDOVA     Spanish
Variant of CÓRDOBA.
CORRALES     Spanish
denoting someone who worked on a barn or a farm . Corral means "barnyard", "corral", "yard" ,"sheepshed"
CORREA     Portuguese, Spanish
From Spanish, meaning "leather garment."
CORTÉS     Spanish
From Old French corteis, curteis which means "courteous, polite". It could also serve as a habitual surname for people from Cortes in Spain or Portugal.
CORTÈS     Catalan
Catalan form of Cortés.
CORTÉZ     Spanish
Variant of Cortés.
COSCOLLOLA     Catalan
This indicates familial origin within or within the vicinity of the eponymous farmhouse in the municipality of Lladurs.
COVA     Catalan, Galician
Topographic name from Catalan and Galician cova ‘cave’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, in the provinces of Lugo, Ourense, Pontevedra, Catalonia and Valencia.
CREUS     Spanish
Variant of Cruz. Famous bearer of this surname is Spanish footballer Xavi Hernández.
CRIADO     Portuguese, Spanish
Occupational name from criado ‘servant’.
CUA     Catalan
Nickname from Catalan cua meaning "tail".
CUAYA     Asturian
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous parish of the municipality of Grau.
CUBA     Portugese, Asturian-Leonese, Galician, Spanish
habitational name from any of the places in Portugal (in the provinces of Alentejo and Beira Baixa) or Spain (in Aragon, Asturies, and Galicia) named Cuba, from cuba ‘barrel’ (from Latin cupa)... [more]
CUENCA     Spanish
Cuenca is an ancient Spanish last name which originated from Cuenca, a city in the Kingdom of Castilla.... [more]
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