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Khera (Punjabi: ਖੇੜਾ; Hindi: खेरा / खेड़।)[1] is a South Asian surname, primarily used by the Punjabis from India. The Khera surname is found among the Khatris[2][3] and the jatt community.

After the partition of India in 1947, all of the Kheras left what is now Pakistan and settled in India.

The surname Khera (Punjabi: ਖੇੜਾ(with sound ੜṛaṛa) should not to be confused with Khehra/Khaira/Khara (Punjabi: ਖੈਰਾ /ਖਹਿਰਾ/ਖਰ੍ਹਾ(with sound ਰrara)(ਖਰ੍ਹਾ With half ਹhaha in the feet of ਰ)). Khaira a surname from the jatt community should not be confused with Kheras.

Notable Kheras[edit]