Carrera Family History
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Carrera Name Meaning
Spanish: topographic name for someone living by a main road, carrera ‘thoroughfare’, originally a road passable by vehicles as well as pedestrians (Late Latin carraria (via), a derivative of carrum ‘cart’), or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word. Southern Italian: habitational name from a place named Carrera, cognate with 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Carreira, Cabrera, Carriere, Carreras, Carrara, Barrera, Carrero