Pestana Family History
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Pestana Name Meaning
Portuguese and Spanish (Pestaña): from Portuguese pestana, Spanish pestaña ‘eyelash’, also in the Middle Ages ‘eyebrow’, hence a nickname for someone who had long eyelashes or bushy eyebrows.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Perna, Castano, Espana, Fontana, Castagna, Espada, Pastrana, Retana