Espada Family History
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Espada Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: metonymic occupational name for an armorer or a swordsman, from espada ‘sword’ (Latin spata, from Greek spathe, originally denoting a broad, two-edged sword without a point). In some cases the surname may be a Catalan cognate, from Old Catalan espada (now espasa).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Spada, Espana, Estrada, Sada, Rada, Prada, Seda, Espina, Espejo