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Lacerda Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish: nickname for someone with remarkably thick or long hair, or with an unusually hairy back or chest. From Spanish and Portuguese la cerda ‘the lock (of hair)’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cerda, Macera, Carda, Kucera, Lovera, Serda, Mancera, Patera, Lamora

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Lacerda Family Origin

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Lacerda Family Occupations

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Lacerda Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Lacerda Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lacerda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lacerda in 1960 was 31, and 81 in 2004.

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