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Hernando Meaning


What does Hernando mean?

The name Hernando is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Hernando is "bold voyager, traveler".

Hernando is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Her-nan-do.

The Given Name Hernando

Hernando is a form of Ferdinand. See Ferdinand for further details.

Hernando is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This 3 syllable name has greatness and charm.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Hernando de Soto.

Hernando Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 12,794 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Hernando sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Hernando Name Popularity Page.

Hernando Related Names

Hernando is a form of Ferdinand.

Hernando has the diminutive (nickname) Hernan.

Famous Hernandos

  • Hernando de Soto ~ Explorer

Hernando Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Hernando.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Hernando Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hernando in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hernando.

Just for fun, see the name Hernando in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hernando in Nautical Flags page.