Surnames Categorized "black"
This is a list of surnames in which the categories include black.
Means either "black" (from Old English blæc
) or "pale" (from Old English blac
). It could refer to a person with a pale or a dark complexion, or a person who worked with black dye.
Variant of BLACK
. A famous bearer was the poet and artist William Blake (1757-1827).
From the Italian word nero
"black". It indicated a person with a dark complexion or dark hair.