Lopesz History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: Portuguese
In Portugal, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that described a person's temperament or appearance were frequently used. Such nicknames sometimes became hereditary and were passed down as surnames onto further generations. The name Lopesz is thought to be derived from the Latin word "lupus," meaning "wolf."
Early Origins of the Lopesz family
Lopesz Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lopez, Lopes, Lope, Llop, Lupus, Llopis and others.
Lopesz Family Crest Products