Croatian Surnames

Croatian names are used in the country of Croatia and other Croatian communities throughout the world.
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ADAMIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of ADAM".
ANTIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of ANTO" or "son of ANTE (1)".
BABIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Matronymic surname derived from Slavic baba "old woman".
BOGDANIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of BOGDAN".
BOGDANOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of BOGDAN".
BRANKOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of BRANKO".
BROZ     Croatian
Derived from Broz, a diminutive of AMBROZIJE. This was the birth surname of the Yugoslavian dictator Josip Broz Tito (1892-1980).
CRNČEVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Derived from Serbian and Croatian црн (crn) meaning "black".
DRAGIĆ     Serbian, Croatian, Slovene
Patronymic from any of the Slavic given names starting with Drag (see DRAGO).
DRAGOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of DRAGO".
FILIPOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of FILIP".
FRANIĆ     Croatian
Variant of FRANJIĆ.
FRANJIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of FRANJO".
GRBIĆ     Serbian, Croatian, Slovene
Means "hunchback", derived from Serbian, Croatian and Slovene grba "hump".
GRGIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of GRGUR".
HERCEG     Croatian
Croatian form of HERZOG.
HORVAT     Croatian, Slovene
From Croatian and Slovene Hrvat meaning "Croat, person from Croatia".
HORVATINČIĆ     Croatian
Patronymic derived from HORVAT.
ILIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of ILIJA".
IVANOVIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of IVAN".
JANKOVIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of JANKO".
JUGOVAC     Croatian
From Croatian jug meaning "south".
JURIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of JURE".
JURIŠA     Croatian
Derived from a diminutive form of JURE.
KASUN     Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian
Derived from the Old Slavic term kazac "to order, command", here referring to one who bore an air of authority, and whose word was heeded and obeyed.
KNEŽEVIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Patronymic of the South Slavic word knež meaning "prince".
KOLAR     Croatian, Slovene
Croatian and Slovene cognate of KOLÁŘ.
KOŠAR     Croatian
From the Slavic word koš meaning "basket". It originally indicated a person who made or sold baskets.
KOVAC     Slovak, Croatian, Serbian, Czech
Simplified spelling of KOVÁČ or KOVAČ.
KOVAČ     Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Slovene
Means "blacksmith", a derivative of Slavic kovati meaning "to forge".
KOVAČIĆ     Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian
Patronymic derived from South Slavic kovač meaning "blacksmith".
LONČAR     Croatian, Serbian, Slovene
Means "potter", from Serbo-Croatian lonac, Slovene lonec meaning "pot".
MARIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of MARIJA".
MARKOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of MARKO".
MARUŠIĆ     Croatian
Matronymic surname meaning "son of MARIJA".
MATIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of MATIJA".
MEDVED     Slovene, Slovak, Croatian, Russian
Means "bear" in several Slavic languages.
MILIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of MILE".
MLAKAR     Slovene, Croatian
Derived from mlaka "pool". The name referred to someone who lived close to a pool.
NIKOLIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of NIKOLA (1)".
NOVAK     Slovene, Croatian, Serbian
Derived from Slavic novy "new", originally a name for someone who was new to a village.
PAVIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of PAVLE".
PAVLETIĆ     Croatian
Derived from a diminutive of the given name PAVLE.
PAVLOVIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of PAVLE".
PERKO     Croatian, Slovene
Derived from an archaic diminutive of PETAR.
PETRIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of PETAR".
PETROVIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of PETAR".
RADIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Patronymic derived from the given name Rade, a diminutive of RADOSLAV, RADOVAN or any other name beginning with rad.
STANKIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of STANKO".
STJEPANIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of STJEPAN".
STOJANOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of STOJAN".
TOMČIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Derived from a diminutive of the given name TOMA (2).
TOMIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of TOMA (2)".
VINKOVIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of VINKO".
VLAHOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Patronymic from Serbo-Croatian Vlah meaning "Romanian".
VLAŠIĆ     Croatian
Patronymic from the nickname Vlah meaning "Romanian".
VUKOJA     Croatian
Derived from the given name VUK.
VUKOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the given name VUK.
ŽIVKOVIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of ŽIVKO".
ZORIĆ     Serbian, Croatian
Means "son of ZORA".
ŽUPAN     Croatian
Croatian cognate of ZUPAN.
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