Lera meaning | Last name Lera origin

Following is the meaning of Lera surname. Family name Lera is generally added after the name or middle name so also called last name.

Family Name / Last Name: Lera No. of characters: 4 Origin: Spain 

Meaning: The name is quite common in Spain, but I do not know the precise geographical origin. If Castilian, we can think of the word "llera" (= stony ground). If it is Basque, we consider the word "LERR" (or "Lehrer"), which means the pine. If it is Catalan, it could be an agglutination of the "era" (= area).

Lera is used as a family name or surname in Spain languages. Lera has 4 characters long in length.

Lera is common in Spain country(ies).

Lera is ranked 120516 in our list.

There are about 304 people in US who wears Lera as surname and ranked 61713 in US Census Bureau. In 2000 census, the last name was found in around 1.1 per 1 million , used in more than 1 hispanic race.

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Lera is not so popular last name but still a prevalent surname concentrated mainly in Spain which may be its originating country too. Around 3327 people have been found who wears Lera as their family name. Lera have bearers in many countries around the world. More detailed information can be found below: Countries with very very low frequency i.e., 1 - 10: 5 Guyana 9,391 2 South Africa 82,478 1 Tanzania 123,175 1 Peru 31,584 1 Nicaragua 9,116 1 Australia 279,271 1 Italy 153,416 Countries with very low frequency i.e., 10 - 50: 30 Trinidad and Tobago 4,057 18 Canada 133,639 Countries with hundreds of people: 907 India 37,488 435 Indonesia 24,974 279 United States 84,239 Countries with thousands of people:

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. Comments : The origin of the name is Basque there are several possibilities for this etymological name - either it comes from the word lera which means the place of the sled - or it comes from the word meaning Leher: spruce; and by extension where spruces grow this surname specifies the location of the ancestral home. - Ginny Arn Celebrities having Lera surname
Ale Lera Musical artist
Anik Leray Screenwriter
Anik Leray Screenwriter
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Antonio F. Lera Writer
Candice LeRae Professional wrestler
Candice LeRae Professional wrestler
Gaétan Lerat Musical artist
Gaétan Lerat Musical artist
Candice LeRae Professional wrestler

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