Riva Family History
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Riva Name Meaning
Italian: topographic name for someone who lived by a wharf in a port or on the bank of a river, riva (Latin ripa). Catalan and Spanish: variant of Riba, which has the same origin and meaning as 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Riba, Ripa, Oliva, Rita, Rivas, Rio, Niva, Ribas, Rada, Rivard