Surnames Categorized "dark"
This is a list of surnames in which the categories include dark.
Variant of BLACK
. A famous bearer was the poet and artist William Blake (1757-1827).
Anglicized form of Gaelic Dubhghlas
, which meant "dark river" from dubh
"dark" and glais
"water, river" (an archaic word related to glas
"grey, green"). This is the name of various places in Scotland, such as a tributary of the River Clyde.
From the Italian word nero
"black". It indicated a person with a dark complexion or dark hair.