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About the Hernandez surname

The surname Hernandez is of Spanish origin and means' son of Hernnado',the later being a variant form of the personal name Fernando which is of Germanic origin(a contracted form of the personal name Ferdinando) and was introduced into the Iberian peninsula by the Goths, It is said to mean 'journey - venture' or' peace-venture ',