Almodovar Family History
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Almodovar Name Meaning
Spanish (Almodóvar) and Portuguese (Almodôvar): habitational name from places called Almodóvar, in the provinces of Ciudad Real and Córdoba and near Cuenca, Spain, or from Almodôvar, Portugal. These are named with Arabic al-mudawwar ‘the round’, ‘the circular’, referring to a hill, fort, or other topographic feature.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Almada, Almanzar, Salvador, Alameda, Olmeda, Palomar, Amendola