From Japanese 黒 (kuro)
meaning "black" and 澤 (sawa)
meaning "marsh". A notable bearer was Akira Kurosawa (1910-1998), a Japanese film director.
Derived from the Hungarian word kuruc
, referring to rebels who fought against the Habsburgs in the late 17th to early 18th century.
Means "short" in German, ultimately from Latin curtus
Derived from Gaelic caol
meaning "narrows, channel, strait", originally given to a person who lived by a strait.
Means "sour" in Czech. It was most likely used to denote a person known for having a bad mood.