Cerda Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
Cerda Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: from cerda ‘bristle’, ‘hair’ (Late Latin cirra), apparently a nickname for someone with a prominent tuft of hair. One of the sons of King Alfonso X (1221–84) was known as Fernando de la Cerda. Catalan (Cerdà): regional name, cerdà, for someone from La Cerdanya, a Catalan district in the Pyrenees which is currently situated partly in Spain and partly in France.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Serda, Carda, Cerro, Cera, Corda, Cerna, Pera, Derda, Vera, Cardo