Surnames Starting with H

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HRUŠKA Czech
Means "pear" in Czech, most likely used to denote a person who grew or sold pears.
HSU Chinese
Alternate transcription of Chinese (see XU).
HU Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "beard, whiskers, recklessly, wildly, barbarian".
HUANG Chinese
From Chinese (huáng) meaning "yellow".
HÜBER German
Variant of HUBER.
HUBER German
Occupational name for a farmer, derived from Old High German huoba "plot of land, farm".
HUDDLESON English
Means "son of Hudel", a diminutive of HUDDE.
HUDDLESTON English
From the name of a town in the Yorkshire region of England, which means "Hudel's town" in Old English.
HUDNALL English
From various English place names, derived from the Old English given name Huda combined with halh "nook, recess".
HUDSON English
Means "son of HUDDE".
HUERTA Spanish
Means "garden, orchard" in Spanish, ultimately from Latin hortus.
HUFF English
Means "spur of a hill", from Old English hoh.
HUGHES (1) English
Patronymic of the given name HUGH.
HUGHES (2) Scottish, Irish
Anglicized form of MAC AODHA.
HULL English
Variant of HILL.
HULT Swedish
Swedish form of HOLT.
HUME Scottish, English
Variant of HOLME. A famous bearer was the philosopher David Hume (1711-1776).
HUMMEL (1) German, Dutch
Derived from the given name HUMBERT.
HUMMEL (2) German, Dutch
Nickname for a busy person, from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch hommel, Middle High German hummel, all meaning "bee".
HUMPHREY English
Derived from the given name HUMPHREY.
HUNNISETT English
Possibly a variant of HONEYCUTT.
HUNT English
Variant of HUNTER.
HUNTER English, Scottish
Occupational name that referred to someone who hunted for a living, from Old English hunta.
HURST English
Originally a name for a person who lived near a thicket of trees, from Old English hyrst "thicket".
HUSSAIN Arabic
Derived from the given name HUSAYN.
HUTCHINSON English
Means "son of Huchin", a medieval diminutive of HUGH.
HUTMACHER German
German cognate of HOEDEMAKER.
HUTSON English
Variant of HUDSON.
HUXLEY English
From the name of a town in Cheshire. The final element is Old English leah "woodland, clearing", while the first element might be hux "insult, scorn". A famous bearer was the British author Aldous Huxley (1894-1963).
HUXTABLE English
Derived from the name of an English place meaning "hook post", from Old English hoc "hook" and stapol "post".
HUỲNH Vietnamese
Variant of HOÀNG used more often in southern Vietnam.
HYLAND (1) English
Topographic name meaning "high land", from Old English heah and land.
HYNES Irish
Variant of HINES.
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