Georgian Submitted Surnames
are used in the country of Georgia in central Eurasia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Georgian surname used by sculptor Tamar Abakelia and physician Ioseb Abakelia.
Derived from Georgian აფხაზი (apxazi)
meaning "Abkhaz person". Alternatively, it may be of Adjarian origin (referring to the Adjara region of Georgia) from the Muslim name Abkhas
derived from Arabic أَب (ʾab)
meaning "father" and خَاصّ (ḵāṣṣ)
Means "Abkhaz person" in Georgian, referring to a member of the Abkhaz ethnic group inhabiting the Black Sea coast. This was the name of a Georgian family of princely status descended from the Shervashidze ruling family of Abkhazia.
Derived from the Ancient Greek name Andronikos
. This was the surname of an important family in Georgia that contributed to politics and military, before the seizure of the country by Russia.
Means "son of Diasami
", from a Georgian given name of unknown meaning, perhaps meaning "master" or derived from Abkhaz дәаӡа (dwaʒa)
meaning "uncultivated land, virgin soil" (thus used to refer to someone who plowed land)... [more]
There are several theories to the meaning of this name. One suggests Ossetian origin meaning "son of the herder" from the Ossetian word дзуг (dzug)
meaning "herd, flock, troop", while it may also be derived from Kabardian (Circassian) дзыгъуэ (ʒəġ°ă)
meaning "mouse" or дзыгъуэшхуэ (ʒəġ°ăšx°ă)