Borra Family History
Borra Name Meaning
Dutch: nickname for a swindler or trickster, from Middle Dutch baraet, beraet, Old French barat ‘fraud’, ‘trick’, ‘swindle’. Spanish and Italian: from borra ‘coarse woolen cloth’ (compare French Borel), or, in Spanish, possibly also from the same word in the sense ‘young sheep’. French: southern dialect form of Borre. Indian (Andhra Pradesh): Hindu name of unknown meaning.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press