Fernandes is a common surname in the Portuguese language, namely in Portugal and Brazil. It was originally a patronymic, meaning son of Fernando (English: Ferdinand). Its Spanish equivalents are Fernández and Hernández. The Arabized version of this surname is Ibn Faranda. It was used by the Mozarabs and Muwallads in Al-Andalus.

It is a name associated with a great number of different people:

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