Submitted Surnames Starting with H
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A variation of Huang. 黃 means "yellow" in Chinese.
English (mainly London and Surrey): possibly a topographic name from Middle English hegh, hie ‘high’ + yate ‘gate’. ... [more]
Topographic name for someone living on (and farming) a hide of land, Old English hī(gi)d
. This was a variable measure of land, differing from place to place and time to time, and seems from the etymology to have been originally fixed as the amount necessary to support one (extended) family (Old English hīgan
Habitational name from an unidentified place in northern England, perhaps so called from Old English hæsel
(or the Old Norse equivalent hesli
) ‘hazel’ + hop
From the Sino-Korean 玄 (hyeon)
meaning "deep, profound, mysterious".