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LUCAS  added 6/22/2018, 7:38:50 PM by GoGetterCFerg
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An Americanized version of the Hungarian surname Lukács.
GoGetterCFerg  6/22/2018
 
SALAZAR  added 6/22/2018, 10:13:48 AM by Anonymous User
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Salazar Slytherin
― Anonymous User  6/22/2018
 
HABERKORN  added 6/20/2018, 6:29:02 PM by Marusero
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In terms of meaning, the surname Haberkorn is composed of the Middle High German words haber(e) "oats" and korn "grain".

Source: https://www.familyeducation.com/baby-names/name-meaning/haberkorn?role=S
Marusero  6/20/2018
 
RAPTIS  added 6/11/2018, 10:35:49 PM by highexpectasians
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Written as "Ράπτης" in Greek.
highexpectasians  6/11/2018
 
PAPADOPOULOS  added 6/10/2018, 12:47:28 PM by highexpectasians
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It's natively written as "Παπαδόπουλος" in Greek.
highexpectasians  6/10/2018
 
PACHIS  added 6/10/2018, 12:45:32 PM by highexpectasians
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It's natively written as "Παχής" in Greek.
highexpectasians  6/10/2018
 
JACKSON  added 6/4/2018, 5:47:51 AM by Nupnupz
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One of my favorite characters is Percy Jackson! I love that series!
Nupnupz  6/4/2018
 
AQUINO  added 6/1/2018, 3:43:53 PM by AndreAquino
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The word Aquino probably means "from water" or "aquatic".
AndreAquino  6/1/2018
 
HOWELL  added 5/30/2018, 2:51:41 PM by GreekGod12
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Daniel Howell. An English YouTube personality who is one half of the duo Dan And Phil.
GreekGod12  5/30/2018
 
MARCHAND  added 5/23/2018, 10:23:52 AM by chazjakkobs13
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Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins.
chazjakkobs13  5/23/2018
 
DAVIS  added 5/17/2018, 4:00:12 PM by Anonymous User
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Actress Mackenzie Davis.
― Anonymous User  5/17/2018
 
DORAN  added 5/8/2018, 4:11:44 PM by ShadyMouse
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A famous bearer of the surname Doran is the Australian actor Matt Doran.
ShadyMouse  5/8/2018
 
HOPKINS  added 5/8/2018, 1:58:14 AM by YukaSylvie
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Judge Hopkins is a fictional character from the film ParaNoman, who wrongfully executed Agatha Prenderghast as a witch.
YukaSylvie  5/8/2018
 
HISAKAWA  added 5/1/2018, 2:56:49 PM by Marusero
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Elaborating on what m4yb3_daijirou said, the surname Hisakawa would more accurately mean "long-lasting river".
Marusero  5/1/2018
 
HISAKAWA  added 5/1/2018, 2:53:36 PM by Marusero
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A notable bearer of the surname Hisakawa is Japanese voice actress and singer Aya Hisakawa (久川 綾). Some of her roles include Sailor Mercury in 'Sailor Moon', Skuld in 'Oh My Goddess!', and Yuri Tsukikage (a.k.a. Cure Moonlight) in 'HeartCatch Pretty Cure!'.

Here's a link to Aya Hisakawa's Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Hisakawa.
Marusero  5/1/2018
 
HAREL  added 4/27/2018, 10:05:59 AM by highexpectasians
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Written as "הראל" in Hebrew. [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  4/27/2018
 
MÉNDEZ  added 4/26/2018, 9:56:28 AM by Marusero
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The surname Méndez is of Galician origin.

Source: https://www.familyeducation.com/baby-names/name-meaning/Mendez.
Marusero  4/26/2018
 
DODGE  added 4/24/2018, 1:31:42 PM by Marusero
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The surname Dodge is (mainly) found in northern England.

Source: https://www.familyeducation.com/baby-names/name-meaning/Dodge.
Marusero  4/24/2018
 
CHANDLER  added 4/23/2018, 5:01:03 PM by Anonymous User
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A main character named Heather from Heathers 1988 and heathers the musical have this surname.
― Anonymous User  4/23/2018
 
GOOD  added 4/17/2018, 12:21:15 PM by Marusero
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The surname Good is a nickname derived from the Middle English word gode, which means "Good" (from Old English gōd).

Source(s):
https://www.familyeducation.com/baby-names/name-meaning/Good.
Marusero  4/17/2018
 
FREEMAN  added 4/13/2018, 11:42:32 PM by n0uveaun0va
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Refers to those recently freed from slavery after the Civil War, now being freed men.
n0uveaun0va  4/13/2018
 
MERCHANT  added 4/11/2018, 8:16:28 AM by highexpectasians
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This is also used in India by Parsee Zoroastrians, who were forced to adopt a surname during the British rule of India (most simply adopted English words for their respective occupations).
highexpectasians  4/11/2018
 
BARTON  added 4/10/2018, 11:15:23 PM by Anonymous User
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Joey Barton, English footballer (1982-)
― Anonymous User  4/10/2018
 
DOCTOR  added 4/10/2018, 9:57:22 PM by highexpectasians
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This is also used by Parsi Zoroastrians in India, who were forced to adopt English occupational terms as surnames during the British rule of India.
highexpectasians  4/10/2018
 
KHOROUSHI  added 4/10/2018, 4:36:36 PM by highexpectasians
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This surname seems to be very rare, but, nevertheless, it's written as "کوروشی" in Persian.

http://forebears.io/surnames/Khoroushi [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  4/10/2018
 
FORST  added 3/28/2018, 6:50:07 AM by Anonymous User
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When Forst families came to England, and America, most of them changed their name from "Forst" to "Frost".
― Anonymous User  3/28/2018
 
FUKUI  added 3/27/2018, 10:19:36 AM by Marusero
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In terms of meaning, Fukui is derived from 福 (fuku) meaning "happiness, good fortune" and 井 (i) meaning "well, mine shaft, pit".
Marusero  3/27/2018
 
PEMBERTON  added 3/24/2018, 11:48:20 PM by Anonymous User
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Steve Pemberton, English comedian (1967-)
― Anonymous User  3/24/2018
 
LANG  added 3/23/2018, 3:48:03 PM by Anonymous User
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A surname well represented in Lanarkshire.
― Anonymous User  3/23/2018
 
BALOGH  added 3/23/2018, 2:20:50 PM by Historically
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Famous bearer is Paul from the kindred Balog.
Historically  3/23/2018
 
HAYNES  added 3/23/2018, 12:33:56 AM by Anonymous User
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Arthur Haynes, English comedian (1916-1966).
― Anonymous User  3/23/2018
 
HAYNES  added 3/23/2018, 12:18:45 AM by Anonymous User
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The surname Haynes, translated from the Welsh personal name, 'Einwis', meaning a wretched person.
― Anonymous User  3/23/2018
 
NGUYEN  added 3/21/2018, 2:26:19 PM by Anonymous User
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I've heard this pronounced multiple ways by people with the surname: wen, noo-win, nwen, and gwen. Maybe it's regional?
― Anonymous User  3/21/2018
 
GEISSLER  added 3/19/2018, 2:06:40 PM by Anonymous User
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Also a Jewish last name.
― Anonymous User  3/19/2018
 
THOMAS  added 3/17/2018, 9:37:35 AM by highexpectasians
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It's also used by Indian Christians, mostly by Saint Thomas or Syriac Christians in the state of Kerala in the south (written as "തോമസ്" in Malayalam). This is perhaps due to Saint Thomas the Apostle, who is believed to have spread Christianity to India.
highexpectasians  3/17/2018
 
BRIGHAM  added 3/11/2018, 4:29:18 PM by El101
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Brigham Young was a prophet in the Mormon church and the college Brigham Young University is named after him.
El101  3/11/2018
 
ITO  added 3/11/2018, 8:06:00 AM by Otum Doge
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A famous bearer of this name in pop culture is Junji Ito, author of the horror manga Dissolving Classroom.
Otum Doge  3/11/2018
 
HUANG  added 3/10/2018, 8:12:42 AM by Jay Reagan
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A famous bearer is Huang Zitao, Chinese singer, rapper and artist.
Jay Reagan  3/10/2018
 
CHONG  added 3/5/2018, 3:33:44 PM by XYKLONE
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“Ching Chong” is a term used to mock the Asian language or people of Asian ancestry.
XYKLONE  3/5/2018
 
ZHANG  added 3/5/2018, 3:30:55 PM by XYKLONE
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Zhang could also be the surname 章, which means “stamp”. It is a lesser common surname in China that shared the same pronunciation with 张.
XYKLONE  3/5/2018
 
ZHANG  added 3/5/2018, 3:27:48 PM by XYKLONE
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Yingying Zhang (章莹颖) is a visiting scholar in the United States from China, who has not been seen since she got into a car at a bus stop on the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign campus on June 9, 2017. The FBI arrested and charged Brendt Allen Christensen, a Champaign resident and former physics graduate student at the university for kidnapping her.
XYKLONE  3/5/2018
 
KINGSTON  added 3/4/2018, 4:11:08 PM by Lady_Skywalker
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Kisean Anderson, known professionally as Sean Kingston, is a Jamaican-American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer whose first album, Sean Kingston, was released in 2007.
Lady_Skywalker  3/4/2018
 
FORESTER  added 3/3/2018, 9:04:20 PM by Nifty_Name_Nerd
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Under the spelling variant Forrester was the title character's name in the Sean Connery film "Finding Forrester."
Nifty_Name_Nerd  3/3/2018
 
PETRI  added 3/1/2018, 10:53:25 AM by Anonymous User
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German Origin: latinized patronymic from Peter.
― Anonymous User  3/1/2018
 
FAVREAU  added 2/28/2018, 6:51:40 PM by Lady_Skywalker
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Jonathan "Jon" Kolia Favreau (born October 19, 1966) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Lady_Skywalker  2/28/2018
 
AQUILA  added 2/27/2018, 6:36:18 PM by Marusero
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The surname Aquila literally means "eagle" in Italian, and it denotes a lordly or a sharp-eyed man.
Marusero  2/27/2018
 
DODGE  added 2/27/2018, 3:45:14 PM by Marusero
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A notable bearer of this surname is American voice actor Lucien Dodge. Some of his roles include the title character in the video game 'Dust: An Elysian Tail', Waver Velvet in 'Fate/Zero', and Blue in 'Pokémon Origins'.

Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucien_Dodge, https://myanimelist.net/people/20853/Lucien_Dodge, http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Creator/LucienDodge, http://www.behindthevoiceactors.com/Lucien-Dodge/
Marusero  2/27/2018
 
PRICE  added 2/24/2018, 6:03:41 PM by Anonymous User
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Chloe Price from Life is Strange.
― Anonymous User  2/24/2018
 
KHACHATURIAN  added 2/24/2018, 11:07:26 AM by highexpectasians
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This is actually the expatriate form of the surname Khachaturyan or Khachatryan, mainly used by Armenians living outside of Armenia. The aforementioned forms are much more common and used in Armenia. [noted -ed]
highexpectasians  2/24/2018
 
DAVISON  added 2/23/2018, 12:58:16 PM by Lady_Skywalker
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Peter Davison (born Peter Malcolm Gordon Moffett; 13 April 1951) is an English actor with many credits in television dramas and sitcoms.
Lady_Skywalker  2/23/2018