61%Rating
add to your listSave
GenderMasculine
UsageSpanish
PronouncedPron.er-NAN-do
[key]

Meaning & History

Medieval Spanish form of FERDINAND. A famous bearer of this name was Hernando Cortés (1485-1547), a Spanish conquistador.
VariantFernando
DiminutivesHernán, Nando
Feminine FormFernanda
Other Languages & CulturesFerdinand Ancient Germanic Ferran Catalan Ferdinand Czech Ferdinand, Ferdi Dutch Ferdinand, Ferdie, Ferdy English Veeti, Vertti Finnish Ferdinand, Fernand French Ferdinand, Ferdi German Ferdinánd, Nándor Hungarian Ferdinando Italian Ferdynand Polish Fernando, Fernão Portuguese Ferdinand Slovene
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute