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KA     Korean
KAAN     Turkish
From the given name Kaan.
KAʻANĀʻANĀ     Hawaiian
This Hawaiian surname means The Black Magic.... [more]
KABARIA     Indian, Muslim
Means "greengrocer".
KABUTO     Japanese (Rare)
This surname is used as 甲, 兜, 加太, 甲頭, 加部東 or 鹿伏兎 with 甲 (ka, kan, kou, kinoe, kabuto) meaning "A grade, armour, carapace, first class, former, high (voice), instep", 兜 (to, tou, kabuto) meaning "headpiece, helmet", 加 (ka, kuwa.eru, kuwa.waru) meaning "add(ition), Canada, include, increase, join", 太 (ta, tai, futo.i, meaning "big around, plump, thick", 頭 (zu, to, tou, atama, kashira, kaburi, -gashira) meaning "head", 部 (bu, -be) meaning "bureau, class, copy, department, part, portion, section", 東 (tou, higashi) meaning "east", 鹿 (rou, ka, shika) meaning "deer", 伏 (fuku,, fu.seru) meaning "bend down, bow, cover, lay (pipes), prostrated" or 兎 (tsu, to, usagi) meaning "hare, rabbit."... [more]
KACHEL     German
Occupational name for a potter, from Middle High German kachel "pot", "earthenware vessel".
KÄCHELE     German
Variant of KACHEL.
KÄCHLER     German
Variant of KACHEL.
KACHLER     German
Variant of KACHEL.
KACKLEY     German
Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kächele (see KACHEL).
Habitational name for someone from any of various places called Kaczanów or Kaczanowo, named with Polish kaczan meaning "cob".
KACZMAREK     Polish
From the word karczma meaning "inn", this would have designated someone who worked in an inn or their relatives.
KACZOR     Polish
From the Polish word kaczor, meaning "duck".
KADEN     German
Habitational name for someone from Kaaden in North Bohemia, or any of several other places called Kaden.
KADYROV     Chechen
Means "son of Kadyr". Two famous bearers are father and son Ramzan (1951-2004) and Akhmad (1976-) Kadyrov, former President and current President of the Chechen Republic, respectively.
KADZIEL     Polish
Given by female royal for safe escort
KAFKA     American (Rare)
Czech and Jewish (Bohemia): from kavka 'jackdaw', which is a type of bird; traditionally a nickname or surname.
KAGA     Japanese
From the Japanese 加 (ka) "increase," "step up" and 賀 (ka or ga) "congratulation."
KAGAMINE     Japanese, Popular Culture
From the Japanese (kagami) meaning "mirror" and (ne) meaning "sound".
KAHANANUI     Hawaiian
From the given name Kahananui.
KAHN     German
Kahn is the German word that means, in informal contexts, "small boat." It is also a Germanized form of the Jewish surname Cohen
KAHUE     Hawaiian
From the given name Kahue.
KAHYA     Turkish
means butler in Turkish
KAIBA     Japanese
A Japanese surname of indeterminate origins.
KAIGLER     English (American)
Americanized spelling of Kegler.
KAIMIŅŠ     Latvian
Means "neighbour".
KAIYŌ     Japanese (Rare)
This surname is used as 回 (e, kai, ka.eru, mawa.shi-, -mawa.shi,,, -mawa.ri,,, meaning "game, revolve, round" and 陽 (you, hi) meaning "daytime, heaven, male, positive, sunshine, yang principle."... [more]
KAJI     Japanese
Japanese surname meaning "wind". This is the last name of famous Japanese voice actor from Tokyo Japan, Yūki Kaji.
KAJIWARA     Japanese
Written with characters meaning ‘oar’ and ‘plain’, this name is found mostly in western Japan.
KAKTIŅŠ     Latvian
Derived from the word kakts meaning "nook, corner".
KALANDER     German
Status name for the chairman or a member fraternity that held meetings on the first of each month, from Latin ad calendas.
KALAWAIʻA     Hawaiian
From the given name Kalawaiʻa.
KALE     Croatian
Possibly derived from Turkish kale, meaning "castle, fortress".
KALEB     Croatian
Possibly rom the name Caleb.... [more]
KALEV     Russian
Russian, from the elements Kal and -ev ("of"), therefore meaning "of Kal." Kal may be a shortened element of a Russian given name or place name.
KALIAN     ?
KALINIĆ     Croatian, Serbian
Meaning unknown.... [more]
KALINSKA     Polish [more]
KALLA     Indian, Tamil
It is a Tamil name, meaning "priest".
KALLAN     Indian, Tamil
Alternate spelling of Kalla.
KALLIO     Finnish
Means "rock" in Finnish (as in a formation of solid rock, not a piece of stone). Common, is in the top 50 surnames. Kyösti Kallio was the fourth president of Finland.
KALLWEIT     German (East Prussian)
East Prussian German (and thus heavily Lithuanian influenced) name meaning "smith; blacksmith; farrier", derived from Old Prussian kalt "to forge; to hammer" and Old Prussian kalweitis "the village smith".
KALNIEKS     Latvian
Derived from the word kalns meaning "mountain".
KALNIŅŠ     Latvian
Means "from the hills" from the Latvian.
KALONYMUS     Ancient Greek
Origination of Colonomos.
KALP     German, Jewish
From Middle High German kalp ‘calf’, German Kalb, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who reared calves.
KALSI     Punjabi, Indian (Sikh)
Meaning unknown. Kalsi is a clan to Sikhs while it is a sub-caste to Lohars.
KALTHOFF     German
German (Westphalian): habitational name from a place named as 'the cold farm', from Middle High German kalt "cold" + hof "farmstead", "manor farm’, "court".
KAMAKA     Hawaiian
From the given name Kamaka.
KAMALIAZAD     Pakistani, Persian
It's derived from the words Kamali meaning "Ascetic's blanket" & aazaad meaning "free or independent", or even kamaal-i-aazaad meaning "perfection of the free, or independent".
KAMATA     Japanese
From the Japanese 鎌 (kama) "sickle," 蒲 (kama) "reedmace," or 釜 (kama) "cooker" and 田 (ta or da) "rice paddy" or 多 (ta or da) "many."
KAMBAN     Faroese, Ancient Scandinavian, Ancient Celtic, Ancient Irish
Likely from Old Irish cambán "crooked one". This was the surname of Grímur Kamban, the legendary first settler in the Faroe Islands according to the Færeyinga saga. This name is still borne by a handful of people in the Faroe Islands today.
KAMEI     Japanese
Japanese surname meaning "turtle well". It is written as 亀井. A bearer of this surname is Eri Kamei. She is a member of the Japanese pop group Morning Musume. (1988-)
KAMENASHI     Japanese
Means "turle pear" in Japanese. From the Japanese words 亀 (turtle) and 梨 (pear).
KAMINAGA     Japanese (Rare, ?)
I am a descendant of the Fujiwara clan and Asano clan and Minamoto clan and Emperor Seiwa.
KAMINO     Japanese
Related to the name UENO.
KAMIŃSKA     Polish
Feminine form of Kamiński.
KAMIYA     Japanese
From the Japanese 神 (kami, kan or shin) "god" and 谷 (ya or tani) "valley."
KAMM     German
It's origins are of German descent, meaning "comb"
KAMOTO     Japanese
This surname is used as 加本, 嘉本, 家本, 賀本, 下元, 嘉元 or 賀元 with 加 (ka, kuwa.eru, kuwa.waru) meaning "add(ition), Canada, include, increase, join," 嘉 (ka, yoi, yomi.suru) meaning "applaud, esteem, praise," 家 (ka, ke, ie, uchi, ya) meaning "expert, family, home, house, performer, professional," 賀 (ga, ka) meaning "congratulations, joy," 下 (ka, ge, o.riru, kuda.saru, kuda.ri,, sa.garu, sa.geru, shita, shimo, moto) meaning "below, descend, down, give, inferior, low," 本 (hon, moto) meaning "book, main, origin, present, real, true" and 元 (gan, gen, moto) meaning "beginning, former time, origin."
KÄMPE     Swedish
From Swedish kämpe "fighter".
KANAREK     Jewish (Anglicized, Modern)
Originally from Canary, as in the Canary Islands.
KANBAYASHI     Japanese
From the Japanese 上 (kan, kami or ue) "upper," "above," 管 (kan) "tube," "canal," 官 (kan) "authorities," "government" or 神 (kan, kami or shin) "god" and 林 (bayashi or hayashi) "forest," "woods," "grove."
KANDA     Japanese
From Japanese 神 (kan) meaning "God, deity" and 田 (da) meaning "rice field".
KANDHAL     Hinduism
People with the last name of "Kandhal" are commonly descendants of Rao Kandhal who belonged to the "Rathore" clan of Rajputs (warrior class) in India. "Rao" is a royal title. Rao Kandhal was younger brother of Rao Jodha who founded the princely state of Jodhpur in western Rajasthan, India... [more]
KANDT     German
Probably from Middle High German kant meaning "jug" (from Latin olla cannata meaning "pot with one spout") and hence an occupational name for a maker or seller of jugs.
KANE     Irish, Norwegian
From the anglicized Irish surname Cathan, meaning "warlike." In Norway, it's used as a noble name.
KANEDA     Japanese
From Japanese 金 (kane) meaning "gold, metal" and 田 (da) meaning "rice field".
KANEKI     Japanese
This surname is used as 金城, 金木, 金気, 金喜, 兼城, 兼木 or 鹿子木 with 金 (kin, kon, gon, kana-, kane, -gane) meaning "gold," 兼 (ken, ka.neru, -ka.neru) meaning "and, concurrently," 城 (jou, shiro, ki) meaning "castle," 木 (boku, moku, ki, ko-) meaning "tree, wood," 気 (ki, ke, iki) meaning "air, atmosphere, mood, mind, spirit," 喜 (ki, yoroko.basu, yoroko.bu) meaning "rejoice, take pleasure in," 鹿 (roku, ka, shika) meaning "deer" and 子 (shi, su, tsu, ko, -ko, -ne) meaning "child, sign of the rat (1st sign of the Chinese zodiac)."
KANEKO     Japanese
From the Japanese 金 (kane or kin) "gold," "money" and 子 (ko) "child."
KANEMARU     Japanese
From Japanese 金 (kane) "gold, metal" and 丸 (maru) "circle".
KANEMOTO     Japnese
Topographic name meaning ‘(one who lives) near where gold (or any metal) is found’. Found in the island of Okinawa, where it is variously written. ... [more]
KANESHIRO     Japanese
Means "gold castle" in Japanese. From the Japanese words 金 (gold) and 城 (castle). This surname is of Okinawan origin.
KANNAN     Indian
Variant of Krishnan.
KANNO     Japanese
From the Japanese 菅 (kan or suga) "sedge" and 野 (no) "field," "area." This name can also be read as Sugano.
KANSSEN     Dutch, Flemish
Son of Kant
Means one from Kanter Plains.
KAPADIA     Gujarati, Hinduism, Indian (Parsi)
Indian (Gujarat, Bombay city, Rajasthan): Hindu (Bania, Vania) and Parsi name meaning ‘cloth merchant’ in Gujarati, from kapə̣d ‘cloth’ (Sanskrit karpạta) + the adjectival suffix -ya.
KAPETANOVIĆ     Croatian, Bosnian
Occupational surname derived from kapetan meaning "captain".
KAPITY     English
Meaning unknown.
KAPLAN     Jewish, Turkish
Means "tiger" in Turkish. This common Jewish surname has a spelling variation: Caplan. For an unknown reason, Jewish immigrants who passed through the port at Baltimore had their names changed to Caplan, while the Jewish immigrants who passed through Ellis Island retained the original K spelling.
KAPLAN     Jewish
Surname used as a translation of Cohen, from German Kaplan or Polish kapłan "chaplain, curate".
KAPOOR     Indian
From a Sanskrit personal name meaning literally "camphor".
KAPU     Indian, Telugu
It is a Telugu name, denoting an "agricultural worker".
KAPUR     Indian
Alternate spelling of Kapoor.
Habitational name for someone from Kapuścin or Kapuścino, placed named with kapusta meaning "cabbage".
KARAÇAM     Turkish
Means larch.
KARAKAS     Hungarian
Means "maker of wheels".
KARAL     Indian, Bengali
This Surname was given in honour by the Britishers to Nikhil Chandra Banerjee to recognize his efforts in constructing The Karali Kali temple in Dhaka,now the capital of Bangladesh. It was a very expensive construction and still attracts tourists every year... [more]
KARANCI     Turkish
Means "merchant","someone who deals with transport"
KARAS     Czech
KARASU     Japanese (Rare)
This surname is used as 烏 (u, o, izukunzo, karazu, nanzo) meaning "crow, raven" or 鴉, which is an outdated variant of 烏.... [more]
KARAYUSUF     Turkish
Yusuf is a name for men and Karayusuf means Dark Yusuf.
KARBOWSKI     Polish
Habitational name for someone from Karbowo in Torun voivodeship, a place so named from Polish karbowy "overseer (of farm laborers)", from karbowac "to make notches", i.e. to keep records.
habitational name for someone from Karczew, named with Polish karcz ‘stump’.
KARDA     ?
KARDASHYAN     Armenian
Variant transcription of Kardashian.
KARÉLIN     Russian
Altered spelling of Russian Karélin, ethnic name for someone from Karelia (see Karjala).
KARENINA     Literature
In Leo Tolstoy's novel 'Anna Karenina' (1877), this is the title character's surname, the feminine form of her husband's surname, Karenin.
KARHU     Finnish
Means "bear" (the animal) in Finnish.
KARI     Finnish, German (Austrian), Slovene (?), Hungarian, Indian, Marathi
As a Finnish name, it is a topographic and ornamental name from kari "small island", "stony rapids", "sandbar", or "rocky place in a field". This name is found throughout Finland.... [more]
KARIMOV     Uzbek, Kazakh, Tajik, Tatar, Bashkir
Means "son of Karim".
KARJALA     Finnish, Russian
Finnish from karja ‘cattle’ + the local suffix -la, or possibly from a word of Germanic origin, harja- ‘host’, ‘crowd’, Old Swedish haer. Historic records suggest that the Germanic inhabitants of the area around Lake Ladoga (in present-day Russia) used this term to refer to the Finns who once lived there.
Means "Karelian, a person from Karelia" in Finnish. Derived from Finnish Karjala "Karelia". Karelia is an area on the border between Finland and Russia.
KARKAVANDIAN     Armenian, Iranian
Those belonging to the Karkevand/Garkevand district of Iran who are most likely of Armenian origin. Typical modern Armenian last names end with the originally patronymic suffix -յան or -եան, transliterated as -yan, -ian, or less often '-jan'... [more]
KĀRKLIŅŠ     Latvian
Derived from kārkls meaning "osier".
KARLA     Czech
Karla, from English - carla
KÄRLIN     German, South Slavic
German and Southern Slavic from the personal name Karl (Slavic Karlo). Also an altered spelling of German Gerling.
KARLIN     Jewish
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) habitational name for someone from Karlin, a suburb of Pinsk in Belarus, in which the Jews formed the majority of the population until the Holocaust. A well-known Hasidic sect originated in Karlin and at one time it attracted so many followers that a (now obsolete) Russian word for ‘Hasid’ was Karliner (of Yiddish origin)... [more]
KARLIN     Swedish
Swedish variant spelling of Carlin.
KARLIN     Polish
Polish habitational name from a village in Poland.
KARLSBERG     German
Means "Carl's Mountain" in German language, it is also used in other Germanic languages
KARMAN     English, Dutch
Variant of Carman (1)
KARP     English
From the given name Karp.
KARPOV     Russian
Means "son of Karp". A notable bearer is Anatoly Karpov, a Russian chess Grandmaster.
KARRANTZA     Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality in the Basque Country.
KARTALLOZI     Albanian
Meaning unknown.
KARTER     Breton
Breton form of Carter. This was the birth surname of Breton-French explorer Jacques Cartier (1491-1557), who is known for discovering the gulf of St. Lawrence.
KASEI     Japanese
From Japanese 火星 (kasei) meaning "Mars".
KASHIWA     Japanese
This surname is used as 柏 (haku, hyaku, byaku, kashiwa) meaning "oak."... [more]
KASHIWAGI     Japanese
From 柏 (kashiwa), which specifically refers the Japanese Emperor Oak/Daimyo oak (Quercus dentata), and 木 (ki), meaning "tree".
KASHMANIAN     Armenian
this name is believed to be a version of the name of a city called kashman
KASIMOV     Russian
From the city of Kasimov, located in Ryazan district, Russia.
KASK     Estonian
Estonian location based surname from the word kask meaning "birch tree" and probably designating someone who lived near such a tree.
KASMI     Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant of Kissami, used more frequently in modern times.
KASPARIAN     Armenian
Means 'son of Kaspar.'
KASPAROV     Russian
Means "son of Kaspar". Most famously used Garry Kasparov, a Russian chess Grandmaster.
KASPER     German, Czech
From the given name Kasper.
KASSEM     Arabic, Persian
Kassem, Kassim, Kasim, or Qasim \q(a)-sim\ is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Kassem is "charitable, generous; one who gives to the people".... [more]
KASTELIC     Slovene
Means "from a castle".
KATAGIRI     Japanese
From the Japanese 片 (kata) "single-" and 桐 (giri) "foxglove tree."
KATAJA     Finnish
Finnish for common juniper. Originally given to people living near juniper trees.
KATALINIĆ     Croatian
Means "son of Katalin" in Croatian.
KATHRINER     German (Swiss, Rare)
From the given name Kathrin + er meaning "of, from."
It cames only from the greek island lefkada, its by the word meaning is "Downfoot" nut actually it means The guy who run away
KATSURA     Japanese
This surname is used as 桂, 勝占, 勝羅, 勝良, 曽良 or 葛良 with 桂 (kei, katsura) meaning "cinnamon tree, Japanese Judas-tree", 勝 (shou, ka.tsu, katsu, -ga.chi, sugu.reru, meaning "excel, prevail, victory, win", 曽 (so, sou, zou, katsu, katsute, sunawachi) meaning "before, ever, formerly, never, once", 葛 (kachi, katsu, kuzu, tsudzura, katsura) meaning "arrowroot, kudzu", 占 (sen, urana.u, shi.meru) meaning "divining, forecasting, fortune-telling, get, have, hold, occupy, take", 羅 (ra, usumono) meaning "gauze, Rome, thin silk" and 良 (ryou, i.i, yo.i, ra) meaning "good, pleasing, skilled."... [more]
KATZ     Jewish
An abbreviation of the phrase kohen tsedek "righteous priest".
KATZMAN     Slavic
Slavic form of Katz. Means "high priest, king."
KAU     German
From Middle High German gehau "(mountain) clearing" hence a topographic name for a mountain dweller or possibly an occupational name for a logger.
KAU     German
Topographic name for someone who lived by a mineshaft, from Middle High German kouw(e) "mining hut".
KAUFMANN     German
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a merchant or wholesaler (see Kaufer). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kaufman.
KAULITZ     German (East Prussian)
Famous bearers of this surname are Bill Kaulitz (German singer, songwriter, voice actor, designer, and model) and his twin brother Tom Kaulitz (German singer, songwriter, voice actor, designer, and model) are both in the German pop-rock / alternative rock band, Tokio Hotel.
KAUS     German
From a regional (Hessian) variant of the habitational name Kues, from a place on the Mosel river, probably so named from Late Latin covis "field barn", "rack" and earlier recorded as Couese, Cobesa.
KAUSCH     German
Pet name derived from the Old High German personal name Gozwin, of uncertain origin.
KAUSCH     German
From a medieval form of the Old High German personal name CHUZO.
KAUT     German
Netonymic occupational name for a flax grower or dealer, from Middle High German kute, from Kaut(e) "male dove", hence a metonymic occupational name for the owner or keeper of a dovecote.
KAUT     German
Topographic name from the Franconian dialect word Kaut(e) "hollow", "pit", "den".
KAUTZ     German
Nickname for a shy or strange person, from Middle High German kuz "screech owl".
KAUTZMAN     German
Variant of KAUTZMANN.
KAUTZMANN     German
Variant of KAUTZ, with the addition of Middle High German -man "man".
KAVARAI     Indian, Tamil
It is a Tamil name, meaning "landowner".
KAWA     Polish
Nickname derived from kawka, meaning ‘jackdaw’.
KAWABATA     Japanese
'Side or bank of the river'; written two ways, with two different characters for kawa ‘river’. One family is descended from the northern Fujiwara through the Saionji family; the other from the Sasaki family... [more]
KAWADA     Japanese
From Japanese 川 (kawa) meaning "river, stream" and 田 (da) meaning "field, rice paddy".
KAWAMOTO     Japanese
From Japanese 川 (kawa) meaning "river, stream" and 本 (moto) meaning "base, root, origin".
KAWAMURA     Japanese
From the Japanese 川 or 河 (kawa) "river" and 村, 邑 or 邨 (mura) "village."
KAWANO     Japanese
From the Japanese 川 or 河 (kawa or gawa) and 野 (no) "field," "area."
KAWASAKI     Japanese
"River cape"; found mainly in eastern Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.
KAWASHIMA     Japanese
Meaning ‘river island’; mostly found in eastern Japan and the Ryūkyū Islands.
KAWATA     Japanese
Variant transcription of Kawada.
KAYA     Turkish
From the Turkish word kaya which simply means "rock".
KAYLOR     Scottish, German
Variant of Scottish Keillor.... [more]
KAYSER     German
Variant of KAISER.
KAZ     Jewish
Variant of Katz.
KAZACOV     Russian
Variant spelling of Kazakov.
KAZAF     ?
KAZAKOV     Russian
Means "of the cossack". Derived from the word "Казак" meaning "cossack" in Russian.
KAZAN     Jewish
From Hebew chazan, which is an occupational name for a cantor in a synagogue.
KAZAN     Ukrainian, Belarusian, Jewish
From Turkish kazan meaning "kettle, boiler, furnace".
KAZAN     Greek
Reduced form of Kazandis which is an occupational surname for a maker of cauldrons or someone who uses a cauldron for the distillation of ouzo or raki. It is derived from Turkish kazanci meaning "cauldron worker", "furnace worker"; from kazan meaning "cauldron" and -ci which is a patronymic derivative.
KAZANOV     Russian
Means "of Kazan". Kazan is a city in Russia and the capital of Tatarstan, a Russian republic.
KAZEHAYA     Japanese
Kaze means "wind" and haya means "fast".
KAZETANI     Japanese
Means "windy valley" in Japanese, from 風 (kaze) "wind, breeze" and 谷 (tani) "valley".
KAZIM     Persian
From the Persian given name Kazim.
KAZIMIROV     Russian
Means "son of Kazimir".
KAZIMOV     Azerbaijani
Means "son of Kazım".
KAZLAUSKAS     Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of the Polish surname Kozlowski. Kazlauskas is the most popular surname in Lithuania.
KEALOHA     Hawaiian
From the given name Kealoha.
KEARNS     Irish (Anglicized)
Irish anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Céirín ‘descendant of Céirín’, a personal name from a diminutive of ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’. English patronymic -s has been added superfluously.
KEARNY     Irish
Variant of Kearney.
KEARSE     Irish
Variant of KEIRSEY.
KEATE     English
Variant of KEAT.
KEATON     English
Variant of Keeton.
KEEL     English (Anglicized), English, Irish, German (Swiss), German (Anglicized)
English habitational name from Keele in Staffordshire, named from Old English cy ‘cows’ + hyll ‘hill’, or from East and West Keal in Lincolnshire, which are named from Old Norse kjolr ‘ridge’... [more]
KEEL     Irish
Irish reduced form of McKeel.
KEEL     German (Swiss)
Swiss German variant of Kehl.
KEEL     German (Anglicized)
Americanized spelling of German Kühl (see Kuhl), Kiehl, or Kiel.
KEENAN     Irish
Derived from the given name Keenan meaing "anceint".
KEENER     English
Anglicized form of Kiener or Kühner.
KEETON     English
Habitational name from a place called Ketton in Durham or one in Rutland or from Keaton in Ermington, Devon. The first is named from the Old English personal name Catta or the Old Norse personal name Káti and Old English tun "settlement"; the second is probably from an old river name or tribal name Cetan (possibly a derivative of Celtic ced "wood") and Old English ea "river"; and the last possibly from Cornish kee "hedge, bank" and Old English tun.
KEGLER     German
Nickname for a skilled or enthusiastic skittles player, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kegel meaning "skittle", "pin".
KEGO     Scottish
Scottish - Eaglesham, Renfrewshire Scotland
KEHLER     German
Habitational name from various places called Kehl, notably the town across the Rhine from Strasbourg. In some cases it may be a variant of Köhler.
KEILLOR     Scottish
Habitational name from a place in Angus called Keilor.
KEIM     German
KEINATH     German
Possibly a variant of Keinrath, from the personal name Konrad. ... [more]
KEIPER     German
Similar to the origins of Kuiper (Dutch) and Cooper (English), Keiper was an occupation which means "cooper" or "barrelmaker".
KEIRSEY     Irish
Topographic name of Norman origin name dating back to the 13th century.
KEKOA     Hawaiian
From the given name Kekoa.
KELAVA     Croatian
Possibly derived from Turkish kel, meaning "bald".... [more]
KELCH     German
nickname from Middle High German kelch "double chin", "goiter". from another meaning of Middle High German kelch "glass", "chalice", hence a metonymic occupational name for a chalice maker or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a chalice.
KELEKOLIO     Hawaiian
From the given name Kelekolio.
KELHAM     English
Derived from the village of Kelham, near Newark-upon-Trent, Nottingham.
KELLEHER     Irish
From Gaelic Ó Céileachair meaning "son of Céileachar". The Irish given name Céileachar means "companion-dear", i.e., "lover of company".
KELLEN     German
From the name of a place in Rhineland, which is derived from Middle Low German kel (a field name denoting swampy land) or from the dialect word kelle meaning "steep path, ravine".
KELSCH     German (Anglicized)
Partly Americanized form of German Koelsch.
KELSHAW     English
Derived from the villages of North or South Kelsey in Lincolnshire.
KELSO     Scottish
Habitational name from Kelso on the river Tweed in Roxburghshire, perhaps so named from Old English cealc "chalk" + hoh "ridge", "spur".
KELTON     Scottish
Scottish habitational name from the village of Kelton in the parish of the same name in Kirkcudbrightshire.
KELTY     Scottish
From the name of a village in Fife, Scotland, which was derived from Scottish Gaelic coillte "wooded area, grove".
ĶEMERIS     Latvian
Derived from the place name Ķemeri.
KEMPE     Swedish
Variant of KÄMPE.
KEMPER     German, Dutch
German: status name denoting a peasant farmer or serf, an agent noun derivative of Kamp ... [more]
KEMPTON     English
From the name of a place in Shropshire meaning "Cempa's town" or "warrior town", from a combination of either the Old English word cempa "warrior" or the byname derived from it and tun "farmstead, settlement".
KENDALE     English (Rare)
Variant of kendal
KENMA     Japanese
Japanese surname meaning "to see enough".
KENNAWAY     English
From the medieval personal name Kenewi, from Old English Cynewīg, literally "royal war", or Cēnwīg, literally "bold war".
Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cionnfhaolaidh ‘descendant of Cionnfhaoladh’, a personal name derived from ceann ‘head’ + faol ‘wolf’.
KENNELLY     Irish
Variant spelling of Kenneally.
KENNY     English, Irish, Scottish
Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinnigh "descendant of Coinneach" or Ó Cionaodha "descendant of Cionaodh".
KENSINGTON     English
English surname meaning "Cynesige's town", from the Old English personal name Cynesige and ton 'town'.
KENSLEY     English
This surname might derive from the surname Kinsley or from the locational surname Kelsey (denoting someone who is from either North or South Kelsey in Lincolnshire).
KENT     English (?)
Region in England
KENTIE     Scottish, English, Dutch
Origin and meaning unknown. The name Kentie was spread in the Netherlands when a Scottish soldier, Alexander Kenti, settled at Woudrichem, the Netherlands around 1650. Alexander Kenti was born and raised in the Scottish highlands... [more]
KENWYN     Cornish (Rare)
This surname is derived from the name of a town and river in Cornwall, England (called Keynwynn in Cornish). It is said that the name is derived from Cornish keyn meaning "back, keel, ridge" and gwynn meaning "white, fair, blessed."
KENYON     English, Welsh
Kenyon is a surname from Wales meaning "a person from Ennion's Mound"
KERÄNEN     Finnish
Possibly from Keräpää, a nickname for a bald person or someone with a round head and/or with closely cropped hair, + the common surname suffix -nen. In eastern Finland the name dates back to the 16th century.
KERCHNER     German, Jewish
Variant of KIRCHNER.
KERIN     Irish (Latinized, Rare)
Irish variation of Kieran. ... [more]
KERINGTON     English
Varient of Carrington.
KERNEBONE     English, Cornish
KERRET     ?
KERSTEIN     German
Derived from -kirsch "cherry" and -stein "stone", variant of Kirstein.
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