GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: fer-NAHN-do (Spanish)   [key]
Meaning & History
Spanish and Portuguese form of FERDINAND
Related Names
VARIANTS: Hernando (Spanish), Fernão (Portuguese)
DIMINUTIVES: Hernán, Nando (Spanish)
FEMININE FORMS: Fernanda (Spanish), Fernanda (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ferdinand (Ancient Germanic), Ferran (Catalan), Ferdinand (Czech), Ferdinand, Ferdi (Dutch), Ferdinand, Ferdie, Ferdy (English), Ferdinand, Veeti, Vertti (Finnish), Ferdinand, Fernand (French), Ferdinand, Ferdi (German), Ferdinánd, Nándor (Hungarian), Ferdinando (Italian), Ferdynand (Polish), Ferdinand (Slovene)
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