Cerna Family History
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Cerna Name Meaning
Spanish and Galician: nickname for a tough, hard-headed individual, from cerna ‘heartwood’. Hungarian (Cérna): from the cérna ‘thread’, hence an metonymic occupational name for a tailor. Czech and Slovak (Cerna): nickname from the feminine form of Czech cerný , Slovak cierny ‘black’, ‘dark’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cerny, Cerne, Cernak, Cherne, Corda, Cera, Cerda, Corn, Perna, Verna