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Gender: F Meaning of Serra: "ridge" Origin of Serra: Italian, Portuguese and Catalan

This topographical name, more suited to a girl than a boy--though it would inevitably be confused with SARAH--has some distinguished bearers: famous Spanish missionary to Mexico Father Junipero Serra, and sculptor Richard Serra, known for his challenging large-scale metal works.

Famous People Named Serra

Serra Elinsen, author of teen novel "Awoken"

Pop Culture References for the name Serra

Inara Serra from the TV series "Firefly"