Surnames Starting with C

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CABELLO     Spanish
Means "hair" in Spanish, used as a nickname for a person with a large amount of hair.
CABRAL     Portuguese
Means "a place of goats" from Latin capra "goat".
CABRERA     Spanish
Place name meaning "place of goats" from Latin capralis which is derived from Latin capra "goat".
CADWALLADER     Welsh
From the given name CADWALADER.
CAIAZZO     Italian
From the place name Caiazzo, a little city near Naples.
CAITO     Italian
Occupational name from the Sicilian càjitu "official" or "leader", ultimately from Arabic qāḍī "judge".
CAIVANO     Italian
Locative surname from the town of Caivano in the province of Casserta near Naples.
CALABRESE     Italian
Originally given to a person from the region of Calabria in southern Italy.
CALDWELL     English
From various English place names derived from Old English ceald "cold" and well "spring, stream, well".
CALHOUN     Scottish
Variant of COLQUHOUN.
CALLAGHAN     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Ceallacháin meaning "descendant of CEALLACHÁN".
CALLAHAN     Irish
Variant of CALLAGHAN.
CALLIGARIS     Italian
Means "shoemaker" in Italian.
CAMERON     Scottish
Means "crooked nose" from Gaelic cam "crooked" and sròn "nose".
CAMPANA     Italian
From an Italian nickname meaning "bell".
CAMPBELL     Scottish
From a Gaelic nickname cam béul meaning "wry or crooked mouth". The surname was later represented in Latin documents as de bello campo meaning "of the fair field".
CAMPO     Italian, Spanish
Locative surname used both in Spain and Italy meaning "field". It comes from various place names such as Campo Calabro (in Reggio Calabria), Campo di Giove (in Aquila), and Campo di Trens (in Bolzano).
CAMPOS     Portuguese, Spanish
Portuguese and Spanish variant of CAMPO.
CANNON     English
From the ecclesiastical usage of canon, referring to a church official.
CANTRELL     English
Habitational name for someone from Cantrell in Devon, from an unknown first element and Old English hyll meaning "hill".
CANTU     Italian
From Cantu, a town located in Italy near Como in Lombardy. It is extremely common in Mexico.
CAOMHÁNACH     Irish
Irish Gaelic form of KAVANAGH.
CAPELLO (1)     Italian
From Late Latin capa meaning "cloak, cape". This was a name for one who made or wore cloaks.
CAPELLO (2)     Italian
Nickname for a trickster, from the Italian word capello meaning "trick", which is ultimately derived from the Latin word capullum.
CAPELLO (3)     Spanish, Catalan, Italian
From capella "chapel", a place name for someone who lived by a chapel or an occupational name for someone who worked in one.
CAPITANI     Italian
Occupational surname meaning "captain" in Italian.
CARBONE     Italian
From a nickname carbone meaning "coal".
CARBONI     Italian
Variant of CARBONE.
CARDONA     Catalan, Spanish
From the name of a Catalan town.
CARDOZO     Portuguese
From the name of a place meaning "thorny".
CAREY     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Ciardha meaning "descendant of CIARDHA".
CARIDEO     Italian
Originally denoted someone from San Pietro di Caridà, a place near Reggio Calabria in Italy.
CARL     English, Dutch
From the given name CHARLES.
CARLEVARO     Italian
From a nickname that means "carnival". It is a regional surname from the area around Torino.
CARLISLE     English
From the name of a city in northern England. The city was originally called by the Romans Luguvalium meaning "stronghold of LUGUS"... [more]
CARLSEN     Danish
Means "son of CARL".
CARLSON     Norwegian
Means "son of CARL".
CARLYLE     English
Variant of CARLISLE.
CARMAN (1)     English, Dutch
Occupational name for a carter, from Middle English car "cart" and man "man".
CARMAN (2)     English
From the Old Norse given name KARLMANN.
CARMODY     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cearmada which means "descendant of Cearmaid", a Gaelic given name.
CARO     Italian, Spanish
From caro meaning "beloved" in Italian and Spanish.
CARON     French
Means "cartwright" from old French charron "cart".
CARPENTER     English
From the occupation, derived from Middle English carpentier (ultimately from Latin carpentarius meaning "carriage maker").
CARR     Scottish
From a place name meaning "marsh" in Old Norse.
CARRACCI     Italian
Originally denoted a person from the city of Carrarra.
CARRAN     Irish
Variant of CURRAN.
CARRARA     Italian
From the name of a city. Besides the famous city of marble in Tuscany there are two other towns near Padova that bear the same name.
CARROLL     Irish
From the given name CEARBHALL. A famous bearer was Lewis Carroll (1832-1898), whose real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, the author of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'.
CARSON     Scottish
Meaning unknown, possibly from a place name.
CARSTENSEN     Danish
Means "son of CARSTEN".
CARTER     English
Occupational name for a person who operated a cart to transport goods, from Norman French cartier.
CARTWRIGHT     English
Occupational name indicating one who made carts.
CARUSO     Italian
Means "close-cropped hair" in Italian. It also acquired the secondary meaning "boy".
CARVER (1)     English
Occupational surname for a carver, from Middle English kerve "cut".
CARVER (2)     German
Variant of the German surname GERBER.
CARY     Irish
Variant of CAREY.
CASALES     Spanish
From the Spanish word casal meaning "farm house".
CASEY     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cathasaigh meaning "descendant of CATHASACH".
CASSANO     Italian
Indicated a person from Cassano, Italy.
CASSIDY     Irish
From Irish Ó Caiside meaning "descendant of Caiside". Caiside is a given name meaning "curly haired".
CASTELL     Catalan
From Latin castellum "castle", indicating a person who lived near a castle.
CASTILLO     Spanish
Originally indicated a person from Castile (Castilla in Spanish), a region (and ancient kingdom) in Spain. The name of the region means "castle".
CASTRO     Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Means "castle" in Spanish, Italian and Portuguese, and referred to one who lived near a castle.
CATALANO     Italian
From the name of the Spanish region Catalonia.
CATTANEO     Italian
Regional (Lombardy) variant of CAPITANI.
CAULFIELD     English
From a place name meaning "cold field", from Old English ceald "cold" and feld "pasture, field".
CAUSER     English
Occupational name for one who made leggings, derived from Old French chausse "leggings".
CAUSEY     English
Indicated a person who lived near a causeway, from Middle English caucey.
CAVALCANTE     Italian
Derived from Italian cavalcare "to ride".
CAVALLO     Italian
Derived from the word cavallo meaning "horse". This surname is common in Piedmont.
CAVAN     Irish
Anglicized form of the Irish Ó Caoimháin meaning "descendant of CAOMHÁN".
CAVANAGH     Irish
Variant of KAVANAGH.
CAVANAH     Irish
Variant of KAVANAGH.
CAVANAUGH     Irish
Variant of KAVANAGH.
CAVEY     French
Indicated a person who lived near a "cave", from Latin cavea.
CECH     Czech
Means "Czech". The name was used to differentiate a native of Bohemia from the natives of Silesia, Moravia and other regions that are now part of the Czech Republic.
CECIL     Welsh
From the Welsh given name Seisyll, which was derived from the Roman name Sextilius, a derivative of SEXTUS.
CEELEN     Dutch
Derived from the given name CEEL.
ČERMÁK     Czech
Means "robin" in Czech.
CERMAK     Czech
Variant of ČERMÁK.
CERNIK     Czech
Diminutive of CERNY.
CERNY     Czech
Means "black" in Czech.
CERVENKA     Czech
Means "red" in Czech.
CHADWICK     English
Derived from a place name meaning "dairy farm belonging to CHAD" in Old English.
CHAIKIN     Jewish
Matronymic surname from the Yiddish feminine name Khayke, a diminutive of Khaye meaning "life".
CHALUPA     Czech
Means "cottage" in Czech.
CHALUPNIK     Czech
Means "peasant, cottager". The name referred to a peasant who owned a very small piece of land.
CHAMBERLAIN     English
Occupational name for one who looked after the master bedroom, from Norman French cambrelain.
CHAMBERS     English
Occupational name for one who looked after the master bedroom, from Norman French cambre "chamber, room".
CHAN     Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of CHEN.
CHANCE     English
From a nickname for a lucky person or a gambler.
CHANCELLOR     English, Scottish
Occupational name for an administrator, a chancellor, from Norman French chancelier.
CHANDLER     English
Occupational surname meaning "candle seller" or "candle maker" in Middle English, ultimately derived from Old French.
CHAPMAN     English
Occupational name for a merchant, from Old English ceapmann.
CHAPUT     French
From a diminutive of the old French word chape "cloak, hood". The name referred to a person who made or sold cloaks, or often wore one.
CHARBONNEAU     French
Derived from a diminutive form of French charbon "charcoal". The name was most likely a nickname for a person with black hair or a dark complexion.
CHARMCHI     Persian
Means "leather worker" in Persian, from charm "leather" combined with chi, denoting an occupation.
CHARPENTIER     French
French cognate of CARPENTER, derived from Old French charpentier.
CHARRON     French
Meant "cart" in Old French. The name was probably used to denote a carter or a cartwright.
CHASE     English
Occupational name for a hunter, from Middle English chase "hunt".
CHASTAIN     French
From Old French castan "chestnut tree" (Latin castanea), hence a topographic name for someone living near a particular chestnut tree or group of them, or possibly a nickname for someone with chestnut-coloured hair... [more]
CHAUDHRI     Indian
Variant of CHOWDHURY.
CHAVARRÍA     Spanish
Variant of ECHEVARRÍA.
CHAVDAROV     Bulgarian
Means "son of CHAVDAR".
CHAVEZ     Spanish
From the Spanish word llaves meaning "keys". It was a name for a key maker.
CHEN     Chinese
From Chinese (chén) meaning "exhibit, display, old, ancient" and also referring to the former state of Chen, which existed in what is now Henan province from the 11th to 5th centuries BC.
CHESHIRE     English
Originally indicated a person from Cheshire, England.
CHEUNG     Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of ZHANG.
CHEVALIER     French
Derived from chevalier, a nickname meaning "knight", which was from cheval, the French word for "horse", ultimately from Latin caballus.
CHEVROLET     French, German (Swiss)
From chèvre meaning "goat" and lait meaning "milk", perhaps a name used to describe a farmer who cultivated goats.
CHILIKOV     Bulgarian
Patronymic name used in Bulgaria, but derived from the Turkish word chilik "steel".
CHLEBEK     Polish
Means "small loaf of bread" from Polish chleb "bread". It was most likely used to denote a baker.
CHMELA     Czech
Derived from Czech chmel "hops". The name probably referred to a person who grew hops. Hops is a plant whose dried flowers are used in brewing beer.
CHMIEL     Polish
Polish cognate of CHMELA, from Polish chmiel.
CHO     Korean
Korean form of ZHAO, from Sino-Korean (jo).
CHOE     Korean
Variant romanization of CHOI.
CHOI     Korean
From Sino-Korean (choe) meaning "high, lofty, towering".
CHONG     Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of ZHANG.
CHOU     Chinese
Variant transcription of ZHOU.
CHOW     Chinese
Variant transcription of ZHOU.
CHOWDHURY     Indian
Means "holder of four" in Sanskrit, from catus "all-round" combined with dhurîya "undertaking a burden". It is most likely a reference to a military leader who controlled four different forces... [more]
CHOWNYK     Ukrainian
Means "little boat", from an occupation.
CHRISTENSEN     Danish
Means "son of CHRISTEN (1)".
CHRISTIANS     English
Derived from the given name CHRISTIAN.
CHRISTIANSEN     Danish, Norwegian
Means "son of CHRISTIAN".
CHRISTIANSON     English
Means "son of CHRISTIAN".
CHRISTOFFERSEN     Danish
Means "son of CHRISTOFFER".
CHRISTOPHER     English
Derived from the given name CHRISTOPHER.
CHRISTOPHERS     English
Derived from the given name CHRISTOPHER.
CHRISTOPHERSON     English
Means "son of CHRISTOPHER".
CHU     Chinese
Variant transcription of ZHU.
CHUNG     Korean
Korean form of ZHENG, from Sino-Korean (jeong).
CHURCH     English
From the English word, it probably referred to a person who lived close to a church.
CHVÁTAL     Czech
Derived from the past participle of the verb chváatat "to hurry".
CIERNIK     Slovak
Cognate of CERNIK.
CINEGE     Hungarian
Means "titmouse" in Hungarian.
CINGOLANI     Italian
From Cingoli, a town in the Marche region, not far from Rome.
CINO     Italian
Derived from the given name Cino, a short form of names ending in Cino.
CIPRIANI     Italian
From the given name CIPRIANO.
CIPRIS     Czech
Means "dweller on the river's edge". It is of Moravian origin.
CISTERNINO     Italian
From the name of a town Cisternino, near the city of Bari in southern Italy.
CIŽEK     Czech, Slovene
Derived from cizek "siskin" (a type of finch).
CLAASEN     Dutch
Means "son of CLAUS".
CLACHER     Scottish
From the Scottish word clachair meaning "stonemason".
CLAES     Flemish
From the given name KLAUS.
CLAESSON     Swedish
Means "son of CLAES".
CLARK     English
Means "cleric" or "scribe", from Old English clerec meaning "priest", ultimately from Latin clericus. A famous bearer was William Clark, an explorer of the west of North America.
CLARKE     English
Variant of CLARK.
CLARKSON     English
Patronymic form of CLARK.
CLAUSEN     Danish
Means "son of CLAUS".
CLAY     English
Means simply "clay", originally referring to a person who lived near or worked with of clay.
CLAYTON     English
Means "clay settlement", from a place name.
CLEARY     Irish
From Irish cléireach meaning "clerk" (see CLARK).
CLEMENS     English
Derived from the given name CLEMENT. This was the surname of the famous Samuel Clemens, also known as Mark Twain.
CLEMENSEN     Danish
Means "son of CLEMENS".
CLERY     Irish
Variant of CLEARY.
CLIFFORD     English
Derived from a place name which meant "ford by a cliff" in Old English.
CLIFTON     English
Derived from a place name meaning "settlement by a cliff" in Old English.
CLINE     German
Anglicized spelling of KLEIN.
CLINTON     English
Derived from a place name meaning "settlement on the River Glyme" in Old English.
CLOET     Dutch
Variant of KLOET.
CLOETEN     Dutch
Variant of KLOET.
CLOSE     English
Topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure of some sort, such as (in towns), a courtyard set back from the main street or (in county districts) a farmyard.
CLOUTIER     French
Derived from French clou "nail". The name referred to someone who made or sold nails.
COBB     English
From a medieval English byname meaning "lump".
COBURN     Scottish, English
Variant of COCKBURN.
COCK     English
Variant of COX.
COCKBURN     Scottish, English
Originally indicated someone who came from Cockburn, a place in Berwickshire. The place name is derived from Old English cocc "rooster" and burna "stream".
COCKS     English
Variant of COX.
CODY     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cuidighthigh meaning "descendant of CUIDIGHTHEACH"... [more]
COEL     English
Variant of COLE.
COELHO     Portuguese
From the Portuguese word for "rabbit".
COEMAN     Dutch
Variant of KOEMAN.
COEMANS     Dutch
Variant of KOEMAN.
COENEN     Dutch
Derived from the given name KOENRAAD.
COGHLAN     Irish
Anglicized form of Ó COCHLÁIN.
COHEN     Jewish
Means "priest" from Hebrew כֹּהֵן (kohen). It originally denoted one of the priestly tribe of Levi.
COIRO     Italian
From Italian cuoio meaning "leather". This was an occupational surname for leather workers and tanners.
COJOCARU     Romanian
Means "maker of winter coats" from Romanian cojoc "sheepskin coat".
COKE     English
Variant of COOK.
COKES (1)     English
Derived from the Middle English hypocoristic suffix -coke(s) which meant "cockerel" possibly denoting someone who strutted around like a cockerel. It was commonly attached to the end of short forms of medieval names, as in Hancock or Alcock.
COKES (2)     English
Derived from the Flemish word cok which denoted a cook.
COLA     Italian
From the given name NICOLA (1).
COLBERT     English, French
Derived from the given name COLOBERT.
COLE     English
From the Old English byname COLA.
COLEMAN     Irish, English
From the given name COLMÁN.
COLIJN     Dutch
Variant of KOOL.
COLLINGWOOD     English
Means "coal forest" from the Old English words col and wudu.
COLLINS (1)     Irish
Anglicized form of Ó COILEÁIN. A famous bearer was Michael Collins, an Irish nationalist leader who was assassinated in 1922.
COLLINS (2)     English
Means "son of COLIN (2)".
COLOMBERA     Italian
Locative surname coming from the word colombo meaning "dove". It indicated a house where doves were held.
COLOMBO     Italian
From the given name COLOMBO. This was the Italian surname of Christopher Columbus.
COLÓN     Spanish
From the given name COLUMBA.
COLONOMOS     Greek
Originally Kalonimos meaning "good name" in Greek.
COLQUHOUN     Scottish
From a place name meaning "narrow corner" or "narrow wood" in Gaelic.
COLTON     English
From a place name meaning "COLA's town".
COLUMBO     Italian
Derived from Italian columba meaning "dove", given to a dove keeper.
COMBS     English
Old English from a Celtic root meaning "valley". Many place names all over England (mostly in the south, like Cornwall and Sussex) take the name. As the name comes from a non-specific geographical term, the Celtic meaning does not prove Celtic ancestry... [more]
COMO (1)     Italian
From the given name GIACOMO.
COMO (2)     Italian
From Como, a city of Lombardy, the rival city of Milano during the Middle Ages.
COMSTOCK     English
From the River Culm in Devon, England. This name is seen in the Domesday book as Culmstoke or Colmstoke.
COMTOIS     French
Indicated a person from Franche-Comté, a province in eastern France.
CONFORTOLA     Italian
From the old Italian given name Conforto meaning "comfort".
CONNELL     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Conaill meaning "descendant of CONALL".
CONNELLY     Irish
Variant of CONNOLLY.
CONNER     English
Occupational name for an examiner or inspector, derived from Middle English connere.
CONNOLLY     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Conghalaigh, which means "descendant of Conghalach". Conghalach is a nickname meaning "valiant".
CONNOR     Irish
Variant of O'CONNOR.
CONSTABLE     English
From Latin comes stabuli, the "count or officer of the stable". By the time it had reached France it had become Cunestable, and as such was brought to England... [more]
CONSTANTIN     Romanian
From the given name CONSTANTIN.
CONSTANTINESCU     Romanian
Means "son of CONSTANTIN".
CONTI     Italian
Means "count" (as in the noble title) from Old French conte. It denoted a person who worked for a count or, in rare cases, was a count.
COOK     English
Derived from Old English coc meaning "cook", ultimately from Latin coquus. It was an occupational name for a cook, a man who sold cooked meats, or a keeper of an eating house.
COOKE     English
Variant of COOK.
COOKSON     English
Patronymic form of COOK.
COOLEN     Dutch
Variant of KOOL.
COOMBS     English
Variant of COMBS.
COONEY     Irish
From Irish Ó Cuana meaning "descendant of Cuana". Cuana probably means "handsome, elegant". The Cooney sept originated in County Tyrone.
COOPER     English
Means "barrel maker", from Middle English couper.
CORCORAN     Irish
From Irish Ó Corcráin meaning "descendant of Corcrán", a given name derived from the Gaelic word corcair "purple".
COREY     English
Derived from the Old Norse given name Kóri, of unknown meaning.
CORNA     Italian
Derived mostly from names of places typical of northern Italy, especially Lombardy. Places called Corna come from a pre-Latin word of the Lombard dialect: corna meaning "craggy".
CORNELL     English
Derived from the given name CORNELIUS.
CORNETT     French
Derived from Old French corne meaning "horn". It referred to one who worked as a horn blower.
CORRA     English
Variant of COIRO.
CORTI     Italian
From Italian corte meaning "court", a locative surname.
CORVI     Italian
Nickname derived from Italian corvo meaning "crow".
CORWIN     English
Derived from Old French cordoan "leather", ultimately from the name of the Spanish city of Cordova.
CORY     English
Variant of COREY.
COSTA     Portuguese, Italian, Catalan
Means "riverbank, slope, coast" in Portuguese, Italan and Catalan, ultimately from Latin meaning "side, edge".
COSTANTINI     Italian
From the given name COSTANTINO.
COSTANZO     Italian
From the given name COSTANZO.
COSTE     French
French form of COSTA.
CÔTÉ     French
French form of COSTA.
COTTERILL     English
Derived from the occupation then known as cotter or cotier, which means "cottager", a farming small landowner.
COUCH     Welsh, Cornish
Means "red", indicating the original bearer had red hair.
COUGHLAN     Irish
Anglicized form of Ó COCHLÁIN.
COUGHLIN     Irish
Anglicized form of Ó COCHLÁIN.
COUMAN     Dutch
Variant of KOEMAN.
COUMANS     Dutch
Variant of KOEMAN.
COUPE     French
From the French word coupe meaning "to cut".
COURTEMANCHE     French
Means "short sleeve" in French.
COURTENAY (1)     English
From the name of towns in France which were originally derivatives of the Gallo-Roman personal name Curtenus, itself derived from Latin curtus "short".
COURTENAY (2)     English
From a nickname for a person with a short nose, from Old French court nes.
COUSINEAU     French
Derived from French cousin "cousin".
COUTTS     Scottish
From the place name Cults in Aberdeenshire, derived from a Gaelic word meaning "woods".
COUTURE     French
Means "tailor" in old French.
COWDEN     English, Scottish
From various place names meaning either "coal valley", "coal hill", or "cow pasture" in Old English.
COX     English
Derived from the medieval nickname cok which meant "rooster". The nickname was commonly added to given names to create such diminutives as Hancock and Alcock.
COY     English
Means "quiet, shy, coy" from Middle English coi.
CRACCHIOLO     Italian
Derived from the Italian word cracchiola, a chicory-like vegetable.
CRAIG     Scottish
Derived from Gaelic creag meaning "crag" or "rocks". This surname originally belonged to a person who lived near a crag.
CRAWFORD     English
From a place name derived from Old English crawa "crow" and ford "river crossing".
CREMASCHI     Italian
From the name of a city in Lombardy, northern Italy: Crema (near Cremona).
CREMONA     Italian
Locative name derived from the Italian city of Cremona, south of Milan, in Lombardy. This name is especially common on Sicily.
CREMONESI     Italian
From the name of the city of Cremona in Lombardy.
CRESPO     Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Referred to a person with curly hair, from Latin crispus.
CREWE     English, Welsh
Originally denoted someone from Crewe in Cheshire, which comes from Welsh criu "weir".
CRNČEVIĆ     Serbian
Derived from the Serbian crn "black". The name referred to a person who was dark-skinned, or a person from the region Crna Gora "Black Mountain" in modern-day Montenegro.
CROCE     Italian
Locative surname meaning "cross" (see CROSS).
CROCETTI     Italian
Locative surname coming from names of places like Crocette, in which the main word is croce "cross". Dino Paolo Crocetti is the real name of the American singer and actor Dean Martin (1917-1995) whose family came from Abruzzo.
CROFT     English, Scottish
From an Old English term that referred to a small pasture near a house.
CROPPER     English
Occupational name referring to a fruit picker or a crop reaper.
CROSS     English
Locative surname meaning "cross". It denoted one who lived near a cross symbol, or near a crossroads.
CROUCH     English
Variant of CROSS.
CRUICKSHANK     Scottish
From a Scottish nickname meaning "bent legs".
CRUSAN     Dutch
Variant of KRUSEN.
CRUZ     Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese cognate of CROSS.
CSÁSZÁR     Hungarian
Means "kaiser, emperor" in Hungarian. Originally it was applied to someone who acted kingly.
CSEH     Hungarian
Means "Czech" in Hungarian.
CSINTALAN     Hungarian
Means "mischievous, naughty" in Hungarian.
CSIZMADIA     Hungarian
Means "bootmaker" in Hungarian.
CSONKA     Hungarian
Means "maimed, mutilated" in Hungarian.
CSORBA     Hungarian
Means "chipped, jagged" in Hungarian. It possibly originates from a nickname.
CTVRTLANIK     Czech
Derived from Czech ctvrt "one quarter" and lan, a medieval Czech measure of land, equal to approximately 18 hectares. The name denoted someone who owned one quarter of a lan of land.
CTVRTNIK     Czech
Variant of CTVRTLANIK.
CUCINOTTA     Italian
Means "little kitchen", derived from the word cucina meaning "kitchen".
CUÉLLAR     Spanish
Derived from the name of the town Cuéllar in the Segovia province of Spain.
CUESTA     Spanish
Spanish form of COSTA.
CUEVAS     Spanish
Derived from the Spanish word cueva which means "cave", cuevas means "caves".
CUIJPER     Dutch
Variant of CUYPERS.
CUIJPERS     Dutch
Variant of CUYPERS.
CULLEN (1)     English
From an Old French form of Cologne, a city in Germany. This surname originally indicated a person who was from that place.
CULLEN (2)     Irish
Anglicized form of Ó COILEÁIN or Ó CUILINN.
CUMMINS     English, Scottish, Irish
Means "descendant of Cuimin", a Breton name meaning "little bent one".
CUNNINGHAM     Scottish
From a place name in the Ayrshire district of Scotland. It possibly comes from the Gaelic cuinneag meaning "milk pail", or coney and hame meaning "rabbit home".
CUOCCO     Italian
Italian cognate of COOK.
CUOCO     Italian
Italian cognate of COOK.
CURRAN     Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Corraidhín meaning "descendant of CORRAIDHÍN".
CURTIS     English
Nickname for a courteous person from Old French curteis meaning "refined".
CUYPER     Dutch
Variant of CUYPERS.
CUYPERS     Dutch
From the Dutch occupation of kuiper, which means "cooper, barrel maker".
CVETKOV     Bulgarian
Variant transcription of TSVETKOV.
CZAJKA     Polish
Means "lapwing" in Polish.


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