Costa Family History
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Costa Name Meaning
topographic name for someone who lived on a slope or river bank, or on the coast (ultimately from Latin costa ‘rib’, ‘side’, ‘flank’, also used in a transferred topographical sense), or a habitational name from any of numerous places named Costa or named with this word. of Greek origin (see Costas).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Cotta, Cota, Post, Rosa, Costas, Cosma, Posa, Cova, Comte, Colla