Galvez Family History
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Galvez Name Meaning
Spanish (Gálvez): patronymic from the medieval personal name Galve (Arabic Ghalib ‘triumphant’), which was borne by various Moorish chieftains in Spanish history and legend, notably the father-in-law of Al-Mansur, the 10th-century vizier of Córdoba.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gamez, Galvan, Galaz, Galler, Gallen, Kallen, Galea, Galvin, Garvey