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Parra is a Spanish and Portuguese surname, meaning grapevine or trellis (architecture),[1] for example, a pergola. From the word meaning latticework and the vines raised on it.[2][3]

  • La Cruz de la Parra, the oldest artifact connected with Columbus to be found on the American Continent located in Baracoa, Cuba
  • La Parra, a municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain
  • Parra, Goa, a village in the Bardez sub-district of Goa, India
  • Parra letters, used in Colonial orthography for Mayan languages


  1. ^ "Parrilla Surname, Family Crest & Coat of Arms, House of Names
  2. ^ "Diccionario de le lengua Española". Real Academia Española. 
  3. ^ ""parra"". Word Reference.