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Habitational name for someone from the city of Arta in Epirus.
BOEHM German, Dutch, Jewish
Ethnic name for a native or inhabitant of Bohemia (now the western part of the Czech Republic), from Böhmen
, German name of Bohemia (Middle High German Böheim
). This derives its name from the tribal name Baii
"homeland"; the Baii were a tribe, probably Celtic, who inhabited the region in the 1st century A.D. and were gradually displaced by Slavic settlers in the period up to the 5th century... [more]
From medieval Greek doukas
"duke", "lord", from Latin dux
. This was the name of a family of imperial rank in medieval Byzantium.
Occupational name for a coppersmith, from gana
"coating", "verdigris". Possibly also a variant of Ganis
GREENBERGER German, Jewish
Anglicized form of the German surname Grünberger
, which is formed from the words grün
"mountain", and the habitational suffix -er. This name indicated a person who lived on or near a forest-covered mountain.
Habitational surname for a person from Healey near Manchester, derived from Old English heah
"high" + leah
"wood", "clearing". There are various other places in northern England, such as Northumberland and Yorkshire, with the same name and etymology, and they may also have contributed to the surname.
From ancient and medieval Greek laskaris
, a kind of soldier, from Persian laeshkaer
"army". This is the same word as Urdu lascar
"sailor" and Arabic el-askari
"the army", "the troops".
Habitational surname for a person from Montjoie in La Manche, France, named with Old French mont
"hill", "mountain" + joie
From Irish Ó Fearghail
meaning "descendant of FEARGHAL
. This name is borne by several families in Ireland, in counties Longford, Tyrone, and Wicklow.
QUINTO Aragonese, Spanish, Catalan, Italian
Habitational surname for a person from a place called Quinto, for example in Zaragoza province. However, the high concentration of the surname in Alacant province suggests that, in some cases at least, it may derive from the personal name Quinto
(from Latin Quintus
denoting the fifth-born child or Catalan quinto
"young soldier").... [more]
Habitational surname for a person from any of the places named Rivas or Ribas.
Habitational surname for a person from any of the places (e.g. Cheshire, County Durham, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire, Worcestershire, and North and West Yorkshire) so called from Old English stocc
"tree trunk" or stoc
"dependent settlement" + tun
Habitational surname for a person from a place called Suthie in Perthshire or possibly from Suddy (or Suddie) in Knockbain.
From a short form of the personal name Athanasios
, literally "immortal". This was the name of several saints venerated in the Greek Orthodox Church, the most important of them being Athanasios
the Great (293–373), theologian and patriarch of Alexandria in Egypt.
WALDSTEIN German, Jewish
Habitational surname for a person from a place in Bohemia called Waldstein, which is derived from Middle High German walt
"forest" + stein
Occupational surname for a washer, from Middle High German waschen