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Gender: Male Meaning of Hernando: "adventurer, explorer" Origin of Hernando: Spanish

The name Hernando is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "adventurer, explorer". Hernando and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Freedom and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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An exotic and attractive choice for a child of any background. Two early New World explorers were Hernandos -- de Soto and Cortés.

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Hernán, Hernandez, Hernan, Hernandes

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NaomiNY Says:


Hernando is also a county in Florida.