Escalante Family History
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Escalante Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from a place in Santoña in Santander province, whose name derives from escala ‘ladder’ (Latin scala), referring to a terraced slope.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Scala, Escalera, Escalona, Lalande, Scalese, Sante, Schwantes