Basque elements "aretze" meaning "calf" and "zabal" meaning "abundance of." Therefore the surname Resabala may signify that its first bearer lived in a place where, either there were many calves or where calves were fattened before being slaughtered.
Early Origins of the Resabala family
Early History of the Resabala family
Another 241 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1639, 1792 and 1578 are included under the topic Early Resabala History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Resabala Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rezabal, Resa, Reza and others.
Early Notables of the Resabala family (pre 1700)
Another 48 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Resabala Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Resabala family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Diego de Resa Saldana who emigrated to Peru in 1592 with his mother, brother Lucas, sister Ana, and his brother-in-law.
Resabala Family Crest Products