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AL-KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Variant form of Kashgari. A famous bearer was Mahmud al-Kashgari (1005-1102), an 11th-century Kara-Khanid scholar and lexicographer of the Turkic languages from Kashgar, Xinjiang, People's Republic of China.
ALPTEKIN Turkish, Uyghur
From Turkish alp
meaning "brave, hero" and the Old Turkish title tegin
ATTENBOROUGH English (British)
Derived from the name of a village and a suburb called Attenborough, located in the Broxtowe borough of Nottinghamshire, England.
Derived from a toponym, meaning "beautiful watch-tower or look-out".
Derived from the word білий, meaning "white" in Ukrainian.
Originally a nickname for a person who had brown hair or skin, meaning "brownish" in German.
Indicated a person from Bremen in the State of Bremen, Germany.
Variant spelling of Butgereit. A famous bearer is German film director and screenwriter, Jörg Buttgereit (1963-).
Variant spelling of Carey. A famous bearer is Canadian-American actor Jim Carrey (1962-).
CEESAY Western African, Manding
Gambian surname of Mandinka origin, which originally indicated a descendant of a marabout, i.e. a West African Muslim teacher and religious leader.... [more]
Probably derived from the French given name Clément. A famous bearer was Georges Clemenceau (1841-1929), a French politician who was the 54th Prime Minister of France during the First World War.
An occupational surname for a cordwainer or shoemaker, and derived from the Old French word "cordouanier" ("cordonnier"), literally meaning "cobbler".
An occupational name for a seller of dairy products.
Denoted a person from Amboise, a commune located in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.
Denoted someone from Beauvais, a city and commune in northern France.
From the given name Estienne, a Medieval French form of Stephen.
Variant form of Devereux, based on the common English mis-pronunciation "Devero".
Denoted someone from Orve, a commune in the Doubs department in eastern France.
Derived from Europe's second longest river, the Danube River, which is called "Dunay" in Russian. Two famous bearers are Soviet film composer and conductor Isaak Dunayevsky (1900-1955), and his son, Russian film composer Maksim Dunayevsky (1945-).
From the Russian word дятел (dyatel), meaning "woodpecker".
HABYARIMANA Central African
Variant spelling of Havyarimana. This surname was borne by assassinated Rwandan president Juvénal Habyarimana (1937-1994).
Derived from the word "Hauptmann", a German military rank meaning "Captain".
Derived from the word гіль, meaning "bullfinch" (a name given to two groups of passerine birds) in Belarusian.
From Russian игумен (igumen)
meaning "hegumen", referring to the head of an Eastern Orthodox monastery.
Derived from the given name Jacquet, a Medieval French diminutive of Jacques.
From the given name Jacquot, a diminutive of Jacques.
KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Originally denoted someone who came from the city of Kashgar, located in the Xinjiang region of western China. The city's name is of Persian origin probably meaning "rock mountain".
KITCHENER English (British), Scottish
Variant spelling of Kitchen. A famous bearer was senior British Army officer and colonial administrator, Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener (1850-1916).
A German occupational surname for a knife maker, literally meaning "knife maker" or "weapons smith". It is derived from the German word "Klinge", meaning "blade".
LEATHER English, Scottish
A metonymic occupational name for a leatherworker or seller of leather goods, from the Middle English and Olde English "lether", leather.
An occupational name for a tanner, derived from the German word "lederaere", meaning "leather worker."
LE MONNIER French
Occupational surname for a miller, literally meaning "the miller" in French.
LIEBERMANN German, Jewish
Derived from "Lieb", a German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) nickname for a person from the German "Lieb" or Yiddish "Lib", meaning "dear, beloved". Many Liebermann families originally spelled the name in Hebrew or Cyrillic characters, so variations in the spelling occurred during transliteration to the Latin alphabet.
MAC UIGHILÍN Irish, Scottish
Means "son of Hugelin". the surname was allegedly adopted by the de Mandevilles, a Cambro-Norman family that had conquered an area of north Antrim, a county in Northern Ireland. However, in reality, the de Mandevilles sold their estates in northern Antrim to the McQuillan family.
MCDONNELL Scottish, Irish
Variant spelling of Macdonald. It is also an anglicized form of the Scottish Gaelic surname Mac Domhnaill, which means "son of Donald".
Derived from a Bengali word meaning "gentleman".
NIEDERMEIER German, German (Austrian)
Initially used as a distinguishing name for a farmer who had a farm lower than the neighboring one(s). This surname and its variant spellings are common to Austria and the Free State of Bavaria in Germany.
NIETZSCHE German, German (Silesian)
Derived from a Silesian diminutive for the given name Nikolaus. A famous bearer was Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1944-1900), a German philologist and philosopher.
Derived from the two Old English pre 7th century words - "euld", meaning "old", and "royd", meaning "clearing".
ÖSTERREICH German (Austrian)
The German name for Austria, meaning "eastern kingdom", and may also be a surname. Variant spelling of Österreicher.
South German diminutive of Pfeffer, and a nickname for a person who sells spices.
Occupational name for a Ploughman, literally meaning "Ploughman/Plowman" in German.
PLANTAGENET Medieval English, Medieval French
Borne by the House of Plantagenet, a royal house which originated from the lands of Anjou in France. It also originated as a nickname for Geoffrey V, Count of Anjou (1113-1151), father of King Henry II of England (1133-1189), who ascended the English throne in 1154... [more]
RAMSBOTTOM English (British)
Denoted a person who resided near a physical feature such as a hill, stream, church, or type of tree. It is also a habitational name from a market town with the same name, located in Greater Manchester, England.
RAVENSCAR English (British)
From the name of a coastal village with the same name, located in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England.
Derived from the Middle High German word "rasch" meaning "quick," or "hot-headed". As such, it may have originated as a nickname for a quick or rash person.
From Russian щепка (shchepka)
meaning "sliver, splinter, chip".
From Russian швед (shved)
meaning "Swede, Swedish person".
SPRINGBORN Low German
The surname goes back to the place of living of the first carrier of that surname in medieval times, who lived in the vicinity of a spring or water well. Springborn is of German origin, specifically Middle Low German... [more]
STRAUß German, Jewish
An older spelling of Strauss, which is only used in Germany and Austria.
Variant of the surname Thoman. It was first discovered in Germany, where it surfaced in the medieval times.
Occupational name for a weaver. It is also the Central and Eastern Ukrainian spelling of the Western Ukrainian surname Tkachuk.
Variant spelling of Uhlmann, associated with Jewish Europeans, meaning "man from Ulm". It is derived from the name of the city of Ulm in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
VAN DAMME Dutch, Belgian
Means "from Damme", the name of towns in Belgium and Germany. A famous bearer is Belgian actor and former martial artist, Jean-Claude Van Damme (1960-).
VAN LEEUWEN Dutch
A Dutch toponymic surname meaning "from Leeuwen". Although translated as "lions" in modern Dutch, the place name may have originated from the Germanic word "hlaiw", meaning "(burial) mound".
A nickname for an eccentric or moody person, derived from the word "Wunderlich", meaning "whimsical" in German.
Probably denoted a person from Wendland, a region in Germany on the borders of the states of Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt. Alternatively, the name could have been derived from Wendling, a municipality in the Grieskirchen District, Upper Austria, Austria.
Originally denoted a person from Wutike, near Neuruppin, Brandenburg, Germany.
YUSUPOVA Uzbek, Avar, Tajik, Turkmen, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tatar, Crimean Tatar, Jewish
Feminine transcription of Yusupov, the surname of a Russian family of nobility of Crimean Tatar ancestry. It is also used by Central Asian Jews.