Honduras Surnames

If you're here, it's because you've decided to look up the 200 most common surnames in Honduras. Surely you've heard of some Honduran surnames, but you may be surprised to see surnames in this list that you didn't know were so common in a country like Honduras. In this list we have totally updated statistical information about the most common surnames among Hondurans, so if you are looking for information about whether your surname would stand out in Honduras, we warn you that if it is not in this list, yes, your surname would be something uncommon in Honduran lands . However, if your surname appears among these 200 surnames, we are afraid that you will have to stand out for other qualities, as you will be quite common as far as surnames for Hondurans are concerned

The most common Honduran surnames

  1. Hernandez (270,545)
  2. Lopez (245,736)
  3. Martinez (234,466)
  4. Rodriguez (206,391)
  5. Garcia (183,562)
  6. Mejia (167,541)
  7. Cruz (132,386)
  8. Flores (132,327)
  9. Sanchez (123,918)
  10. Reyes (122,471)
  11. Vasquez (114,044)
  12. Rivera (107,595)
  13. Perez (101,042)
  14. Gomez (97,767)
  15. Pineda (88,816)
  16. Diaz (88,100)
  17. Ramos (86,745)
  18. Aguilar (84,614)
  19. Ramirez (83,832)
  20. Alvarado (68,042)
  21. Castro (65,730)
  22. Velasquez (65,140)
  23. Romero (60,227)
  24. Castillo (57,964)
  25. Orellana (56,269)
  26. Mendoza (51,295)
  27. Nu (50,911)
  28. Murillo (50,572)
  29. Avila (49,980)
  30. Gonzalez (49,752)
  31. Zelaya (49,202)
  32. Padilla (48,769)
  33. Santos (48,689)
  34. Paz (48,143)
  35. Gonzales (46,007)
  36. Gutierrez (45,907)
  37. Bonilla (45,744)
  38. Herrera (44,056)
  39. Medina (44,044)
  40. Torres (43,972)
  41. Maldonado (43,853)
  42. Amaya (42,219)
  43. Ortiz (40,605)
  44. Ordo (39,299)
  45. Mendez (38,562)
  46. Portillo (38,546)
  47. Banegas (38,042)
  48. Amador (37,803)
  49. Alvarez (37,541)
  50. Maradiaga (37,302)
  51. Zuniga (37,089)
  52. Barahona (36,851)
  53. Molina (35,039)
  54. Dominguez (33,236)
  55. Perdomo (33,040)
  56. Castellanos (32,947)
  57. Figueroa (32,828)
  58. Escobar (32,687)
  59. Matute (32,166)
  60. Ponce (31,104)
  61. Caceres (29,629)
  62. Fuentes (29,567)
  63. Canales (29,429)
  64. Lara (28,860)
  65. Benitez (28,822)
  66. Salgado (28,471)
  67. Funez (28,232)
  68. Morales (28,028)
  69. Chavez (27,710)
  70. Rosales (27,685)
  71. Varela (27,617)
  72. Valladares (27,606)
  73. Meza (26,969)
  74. Ruiz (26,924)
  75. Espinal (26,381)
  76. Acosta (26,036)
  77. Espinoza (25,850)
  78. Argueta (25,614)
  79. Suazo (25,464)
  80. Madrid (24,638)
  81. Mu (24,365)
  82. Guzman (24,171)
  83. Carcamo (23,912)
  84. Caballero (23,829)
  85. Montoya (23,600)
  86. Andino (23,341)
  87. Miranda (23,204)
  88. Lagos (23,059)
  89. Calix (23,005)
  90. Guevara (22,548)
  91. Carranza (22,229)
  92. Palma (22,119)
  93. Contreras (21,976)
  94. Jimenez (21,877)
  95. Turcios (21,836)
  96. Fernandez (21,793)
  97. Moreno (21,790)
  98. Cabrera (21,653)
  99. Dubon (21,101)
  100. Lainez (21,096)
  101. Sierra (21,017)
  102. Enamorado (20,537)
  103. Izaguirre (20,536)
  104. Aguilera (20,435)
  105. Rivas (20,222)
  106. Ayala (20,110)
  107. Cardona (20,021)
  108. Pe (20,011)
  109. Urbina (19,517)
  110. Estrada (19,383)
  111. Melgar (19,108)
  112. Cerrato (18,908)
  113. Munguia (18,720)
  114. Sosa (18,705)
  115. Villanueva (18,691)
  116. Giron (18,551)
  117. Funes (18,422)
  118. Zavala (18,401)
  119. Valle (18,392)
  120. Alvarenga (18,363)
  121. Oliva (18,343)
  122. Ortega (18,151)
  123. Vargas (18,081)
  124. Ochoa (17,933)
  125. Bautista (17,780)
  126. Moncada (17,665)
  127. Zepeda (16,935)
  128. Erazo (16,857)
  129. Ulloa (16,806)
  130. Osorto (16,543)
  131. Guillen (16,268)
  132. Colindres (15,966)
  133. Marquez (15,833)
  134. Pacheco (15,742)
  135. Leiva (15,684)
  136. Lemus (15,548)
  137. Serrano (15,499)
  138. Corea (15,352)
  139. Duarte (15,342)
  140. Sarmiento (15,241)
  141. Antunez (15,108)
  142. Osorio (15,052)
  143. Calderon (14,966)
  144. Aleman (14,802)
  145. Elvir (14,776)
  146. Godoy (14,583)
  147. Arita (14,536)
  148. Euceda (14,416)
  149. Henriquez (14,367)
  150. Quintanilla (14,169)
  151. Rodas (14,086)
  152. Melendez (14,049)
  153. Sabillon (13,998)
  154. Salinas (13,947)
  155. Vallecillo (13,697)
  156. Baca (13,629)
  157. Pavon (13,517)
  158. Chavarria (13,489)
  159. Bustillo (13,315)
  160. Soto (13,052)
  161. Rios (13,051)
  162. Matamoros (12,960)
  163. Sevilla (12,741)
  164. Villeda (12,597)
  165. Gamez (12,533)
  166. Andrade (12,376)
  167. Guerra (12,362)
  168. Trochez (12,199)
  169. Membre (12,144)
  170. Sorto (12,111)
  171. Escoto (11,963)
  172. Bueso (11,850)
  173. Sandoval (11,719)
  174. Ventura (11,601)
  175. Bardales (11,428)
  176. Chirinos (11,366)
  177. Raudales (11,254)
  178. Galeas (11,252)
  179. Juarez (11,125)
  180. Chacon (11,105)
  181. Irias (10,864)
  182. Lanza (10,859)
  183. Corrales (10,789)
  184. Licona (10,666)
  185. Alfaro (10,650)
  186. Tabora (10,611)
  187. Fajardo (10,428)
  188. Montes (10,344)
  189. Nolasco (10,277)
  190. Guardado (10,189)
  191. Navarro (10,189)
  192. Arias (10,160)
  193. Cortes (10,106)
  194. Soriano (10,100)
  195. Carias (10,061)
  196. Oseguera (9,947)
  197. Borjas (9,860)
  198. Duron (9,774)
  199. Galo (9,741)
  200. Menjivar (9,704)

Did you know all these surnames from Honduras?

If you look, next to each surname in this list you will find a number. That number is the number of people who carry that surname in Honduras. Of course it is the official number given according to the latest statistics made in Honduras, and they take into account not Hondurans, but people who currently live in the country. So it is possible that you may find in Honduras a surname that you know perfectly well is not a Honduran surname, that may help you get an idea of how many people from the same country from which that surname originates have emigrated to Honduras and have settled there.

Having information about surnames helps us to have information about our history, but also about the history of the different countries. Knowing which surnames are most abundant in Honduras at the moment helps us to take a snapshot of the country's current reality. In this way, and crossing these data we have about the current Honduran surnames with the most abundant Honduran surnames one hundred or two hundred years ago, we could get an idea of how Honduran society has changed and the level of impact that migration may have had in a country like Honduras.

Similarly, it is interesting to try to discover what the current data are on the most used surnames in the countries neighbouring Honduras, and whether they have any surnames in common or if, on the contrary, the coincidences are minimal or non-existent. In this way we can guess what kind of relations Honduras has with its neighboring countries, and whether there has been mobility between the countries or not. As you can see, a few simple statistics on surnames in Honduras can provide much more information than may appear at first glance.

Have you been surprised by any of these Honduran Last names?

What do you think? Have you already seen in this list of 200 surnames from Honduras any that have caught your attention? Have you missed any surname that you thought was very common in Honduras, and yet it has turned out not to be on the list? If you keep searching in other countries you will surely find that surname that you thought was Honduran and that turns out to be more common in another country than Honduras. Sometimes the data surprises us, but that is what encourages us to want to know more about surnames and the reasons why the 200 most common Honduran surnames are the ones presented in this list, and not others. We encourage you to continue your research.

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