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HAMASAKI  added 12/12/2017, 7:47:58 AM by Jeiku Hamasaki
Proud to be a Hamasaki!
Jeiku Hamasaki  12/12/2017
 
SAAB  added 12/10/2017, 4:41:08 PM by highexpectasians
Written as "صعب" in Arabic.
highexpectasians  12/10/2017
 
DODGE  added 12/10/2017, 9:12:15 AM by Marusero
The surname Dodge is actually derived from the Middle English name Dogge, which was a pet form of the given name Roger.
Marusero  12/10/2017
 
MACÍAS  added 12/9/2017, 6:13:12 PM by Bruno E. Macias
The name is a Spanish variant of the name Maaseiah, meaning "Work of God"
Bruno E. Macias  12/9/2017
 
GARNETT (2)  added 12/8/2017, 11:01:55 AM by Anonymous User
Garnett Family nobility
― Anonymous User  12/8/2017
 
GARNETT (1)  added 12/8/2017, 10:20:03 AM by Anonymous User
noble ancestry
― Anonymous User  12/8/2017
 
GARNETT (1)  added 12/8/2017, 10:20:03 AM by Anonymous User
noble ancestry
― Anonymous User  12/8/2017
 
GARNETT (1)  added 12/8/2017, 10:19:27 AM by adjohnson2608
noble ancestry
adjohnson2608  12/8/2017
 
SEAVER  added 12/2/2017, 1:03:31 AM by Seaver
Seaver is a Anglo-Saxon baby name that means Fierce stronghold.
Seaver  12/2/2017
 
NGUYEN  added 12/1/2017, 6:56:56 PM by Anonymous User
This is often pronounced "nyu-win" in English.
― Anonymous User  12/1/2017
 
WEBER  added 12/1/2017, 7:46:07 AM by ztm0802
Jackson Weber- Inventor of the famous New York Bagel Sandwich in 1923
ztm0802  12/1/2017
 
SANCHEZ  added 11/30/2017, 11:40:01 PM by BehindAName9
Rick Sanchez is a scientist and a grandfather, of grandson Morty Smith, from Rick and Morty
BehindAName9  11/30/2017
 
RENDÓN  added 11/30/2017, 1:36:27 PM by Morgan1599
Anthony Rendón from the Washington Nationals.
Morgan1599  11/30/2017
 
GARDNER  added 11/22/2017, 10:55:18 PM by largenevada497
Derives from Irish and British pasts.
largenevada497  11/22/2017
 
CLAY  added 11/22/2017, 7:06:02 PM by Morgan1599
Henry Clay (1777-1852) was an American politician.
Morgan1599  11/22/2017
 
COMBS  added 11/14/2017, 9:45:27 AM by Anonymous User
So the last name Combs comes from the English word "Cumb" or Valley.
The name came from Scotland.
― Anonymous User  11/14/2017
 
GRIFFITH  added 11/13/2017, 12:12:19 PM by Marusero
Jason Adam Griffith (born November 29, 1980) is an American voice actor. He has worked on several animated TV series, notably those of 4Kids Entertainment, NYAV Post, Headline Studios, and DuArt Film and Video. He is best known for having voiced Sonic and Shadow in the 'Sonic X' anime series from 2003 to 2006 and in the 'Sonic the Hedgehog' video game series, starting with 'Sonic Rush' and 'Shadow the Hedgehog' in 2005 and ending with 'Sonic and the Black Knight' in 2009. He also voiced Jet the Hawk in 'Sonic Riders' and its sequel, 'Sonic Riders: Zero Gravity'.
Marusero  11/13/2017
 
BIANCHI  added 11/6/2017, 1:42:18 PM by Kmbionci
It is a variation (and possible origin) of my husband's family Name, Bionci. Pronounced Bee On See.
They are of Italian descent. Living in the USA.
Kmbionci  11/6/2017
 
DAVIES  added 11/2/2017, 6:21:56 AM by Anonymous User
USAGE: English, Scottish, Welsh.
― Anonymous User  11/2/2017
 
GEVORGIAN  added 10/31/2017, 11:52:40 PM by highexpectasians
Also spelled as Gevorgyan and written as "Գևորգյան" in Armenian. [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  10/31/2017
 
ROBERTS  added 10/28/2017, 1:58:31 AM by readerofpotter
It's also a Welsh surname.
readerofpotter  10/28/2017
 
MATSUOKA  added 10/24/2017, 12:20:21 PM by ShioTanbo1
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka is a singer and voice actor, he's been active ever since 2009.
ShioTanbo1  10/24/2017
 
RAYNE  added 10/22/2017, 2:05:21 PM by Anonymous User
I love this name! It’s so pretty!
― Anonymous User  10/22/2017
 
CHASE  added 10/22/2017, 6:13:23 AM by Anonymous User
As an English surname, Chase is a metonymic occupational name for a huntsman, or rather a nickname for an exceptionally skilled huntsman, from Middle English chase "hunt" (Old French chasse, from chasser "to hunt", Latin captare).
― Anonymous User  10/22/2017
 
ANDERSON  added 10/18/2017, 8:46:26 AM by ders_10
Original meaning is "Son of Anders".
ders_10  10/18/2017
 
STERN  added 10/16/2017, 12:39:22 PM by SHStern
Stern is a Jewish name. [noted -ed]
SHStern  10/16/2017
 
STEFÁNSSON  added 10/12/2017, 12:58:05 PM by Anonymous User
Stefán Karl Stefánsson is an Icelandic actor known for playing Robbie Rotten in LazyTown.
― Anonymous User  10/12/2017
 
CHASE  added 10/12/2017, 10:18:07 AM by loreb
Magnus Chase, the titular character in the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard series by Rick Riordan.
loreb  10/12/2017
 
RUNDSTROM  added 10/2/2017, 1:40:45 AM by Beautiful Victory
The correct spelling is Rundström, not Rundstrom. [noted -ed]
Beautiful Victory  10/2/2017
 
SORENSON  added 10/2/2017, 1:37:27 AM by Beautiful Victory
Not Swedish. This spelling is only used in English.
Beautiful Victory  10/2/2017
 
MCAFEE  added 9/27/2017, 8:54:40 AM by ukulelevillain
John McAfee, creator of McAfee antivirus.
ukulelevillain  9/27/2017
 
D'AMBROSIO  added 9/20/2017, 1:39:40 PM by Anonymous User
Jerome d'Ambrosio is a Belgian racing driver.
― Anonymous User  9/20/2017
 
BELLAMY  added 9/13/2017, 6:33:20 PM by PinkTwila
Such a handsome (pun intended) masculine name! I love it!
PinkTwila  9/13/2017
 
SHERMAN (1)  added 9/12/2017, 1:29:38 PM by RyanJShackle
Bobby Sherman, American singer and teen idol of the late '60s/early '70s.
RyanJShackle  9/12/2017
 
WASHINGTON  added 9/11/2017, 1:31:48 AM by Icycoldhot
Actor Denzel Washington is a famous bearer.
Icycoldhot  9/11/2017
 
BAILEY  added 9/8/2017, 1:59:06 PM by RyanJShackle
Philip Bailey, American singer-songwriter and original member of Earth, Wind & Fire.
RyanJShackle  9/8/2017
 
BORISOV  added 9/6/2017, 6:20:55 PM by aqua7777777
This name is also common in Ukraine. [noted -ed]
aqua7777777  9/6/2017
 
GEIGER  added 8/26/2017, 10:03:18 AM by Anonymous User
As a South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) surname, Geiger is an occupational name for a violin player or maker, and it is derived from Middle High German gīger (an agent derivative of gīge "violin") and German Geiger.
― Anonymous User  8/26/2017
 
SANCHEZ  added 8/23/2017, 6:35:22 PM by highexpectasians
Actually spelled as "Sánchez" in Spanish. [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  8/23/2017
 
PANOSSIAN  added 8/21/2017, 9:30:34 PM by highexpectasians
Also found in Lebanon. Written as "Փանոսեան" in Armenian.

- http://forebears.io/surnames/Panossian.
highexpectasians  8/21/2017
 
NAZARIAN  added 8/21/2017, 9:28:42 PM by highexpectasians
Also transcribed as "Nazaryan".

Written as "Նազարյան" in Armenian. [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  8/21/2017
 
MERRILL  added 8/19/2017, 2:51:33 PM by Nifty_Name_Nerd
Merrill is also said to be a location name from English meaning "merry hill" or a Breton name from the Gaelic word 'Muirgheal' meaning "sea bright."
Nifty_Name_Nerd  8/19/2017
 
KADER (2)  added 8/17/2017, 7:29:31 PM by highexpectasians
Also found among Muslims in Bangladesh ("কাদের" in Bengali) and India.
(http://forebears.io/surnames/Kader)

Written as "قدير" in Arabic.
highexpectasians  8/17/2017
 
GONZÁLEZ  added 8/17/2017, 6:18:55 PM by Anonymous User
It's very common all over Latin America.
― Anonymous User  8/17/2017
 
CARROLL  added 8/16/2017, 10:01:19 AM by Silverstarswept
Adam Carroll is a Northern Irish racing driver. He contested the 2016/17 Formula E season with new team Jaguar, and finished 21st in the standings.
Silverstarswept  8/16/2017
 
CONNER  added 8/13/2017, 1:07:36 PM by ItsCalledHistory
Conner is the Roman Catholic spelling of Conor. It derives from BC times, combining the words ceann (Old Irish conn) meaning "chief, or head" with cobhair meaning "relieve, aid, help, assist". It literally means helpful chief.
ItsCalledHistory  8/13/2017
 
HATHAWAY  added 8/12/2017, 10:02:59 PM by eragonbrust66
William Shakespeare's wife was also named Anne Hathaway.
eragonbrust66  8/12/2017
 
PERRY (1)  added 8/9/2017, 8:39:43 PM by RyanJShackle
Stephen Ray "Steve" Perry, the former lead singer of Journey.
RyanJShackle  8/9/2017
 
WINCHESTER  added 8/8/2017, 6:57:09 PM by RitaCat10
Venta (Celtic origin) - market or market town
Also Venta Belgarum is now what is referred to as Winchester (the place)
Source: http://www.historyfiles.co.uk/KingListsBritain/BritainBelgae.htm
RitaCat10  8/8/2017
 
PRESLEY  added 8/8/2017, 10:26:03 AM by Nifty_Name_Nerd
Also pronounced PREZ-lee.
Nifty_Name_Nerd  8/8/2017