Afrikaans Submitted Surnames
are used by Afrikaans
speakers in the countries of South Africa and Namibia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
bekker is a regional form of Dutch bakker which means Baker
Botha roughly translates to "son of the leader" in middle dutch
The name Engelbrecht has multiple translations, including "Angle Glorious" and "Bright Angel".
Louw is a surname that has pre 7th century Germanic origins. It is a Dutch/Flemish variant on the word Lowe, meaning Lion.
VAN NIEKERK Afrikaans
Afrikaans surname of Dutch origin used as a topographic name for any of the various locations named "Nieuwerkerk" in The Netherlands or "Nieuwerkerken" in Belgium. The name itself means "of the new church"; from Dutch van
"new", and kerk