Real Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, and Galicia: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Real; those in Galicia and Portugal being named from real ‘royal’, while those in southern Spain and Catalonia are named in part from real meaning ‘encampment’, ‘rural property’ (Arabic ra?hal ‘farmhouse’, ‘cabin’). French (Réal) and Spanish: from southern French réal, Spanish real ‘royal’, hence a nickname for someone who behaved in a regal manner or an occupational name for someone in the service of the king. French (Réal): habitational name from any of various places named for having been part of a royal domain (see Reau, Reaux). Probably an Americanized spelling of German Riehl, Riel, or Rühl (see Ruehl).

List of People with Surname Real

According to our database, there are a total of 1,816 people with the surname Real. Among these people surnamed Real, there are about 453 unique names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. Maria Real, Michael Real and Carlos Real are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Real, with 30, 29 and 27 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Real, with a total of 784 people, and there are a total of 311 unique names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Real, with a total of 141 people and an average of 105 unique names.