Alcantara Name Meaning

Spanish (Alcántara): habitational name from any of various places, for example in the provinces of Cáceres, Cádiz, or Castilianized form of Catalan Alcàntera, habitational name from a town in Valencia, all of them named from Arabic al ‘the’ + qan?tara ‘bridge’.

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List of People with Surname Alcantara

Based on our public records, there are a total of 6,583 people with the surname Alcantara. Among these people surnamed Alcantara, there are approximately 758 different names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. Maria Alcantara, Ana Alcantara and Rosa Alcantara are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Alcantara, with 60, 59 and 57 people respectively.

Moreover, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Alcantara, with a total of 2,120 people, and there are a total of 585 different names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Alcantara, with a total of 854 people and an average of 392 different names.