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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Serna

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Alt. Meaning

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

R is for realist, the way you are.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

Notable Persons With the Last Name Serna

Assumpta Serna is an actor and actress. She was most active from 1978 to present. Assumpta was given the name María Asunción Rodés Serna on September 16th, 1957 in Barcelona.


Pepe Serna is an actor. Pepe was born on July 23rd, 1944 in Corpus Christi, Texas.


Lily Serna is a mathematician and television presenter. Lily was born on July 5th, 1986 in Jerusalem.


Rodrigo de la Serna is an actor. Rodrigo was given the name Rodrigo De la Serna on April 18th, 1976 in Buenos Aires.


Snooky was given the name Maria Milagros Sumayao Serna on April 4th, 1966. Snooky is also known as Snooky Serna.


Viviana Serna is an actress, presenter, and actor. Viviana was given the name Viviana Serna Ramírez on August 26th, 1990 in Cali. Viviana is also known as Serna Ramirez and Viviana.


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Popularity of Serna as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Serna U.S.
  White 7.34% 64.26%
  African American 0.24% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 90.48% 16.26%

Of Last Name Serna

People with the last name Serna are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Serna

  • How Popular is the name Serna? As a last name Serna was the 1,390th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Serna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Serna is Thursday, June 4th, 1868.
  • How unique is the name Serna? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Serna. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Serna: Your name in reverse order is Anres. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rnase. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Serna? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 25,503 people with the last name Serna.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Serna? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 9 of them will have Serna as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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