Russian Submitted Surnames

Russian names are used in the country of Russia and in Russian-speaking communities throughout the world. See also about Russian names.
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SHERESHEVSKYRussian, Jewish
Russian Jewish surname derived from Шерешёво (Shereshyovo), the Russian name for the Belarusian city of Шарашова (Sharashova), itself probably derived from the Belarusian dialectal word шэраш (sherash) meaning "ice on (a) river" or "gray"... [more]
SHEVELEVRussian
Derived by means of suffix "-ev" from Old Slavic verb sheveliti (se) meaning to make noise, to whirr, to rustle, to whistle, to wander. Initially it designated someone bold, daring, hardy, spirited.
SHLOMOVJewish, Russian
Means "son of Shlomo".
SHUBINRussian
Derived from Russian шуба (shuba) meaning "fur coat".
SIDOROVRussian
Sidorov (Russian: Ñèäîðîâ) or Sidorova (feminine; Ñèäîðîâà) is a common Russian last name derived from the first name Sidor (Ñèäîð).
SIMONOVRussian
Means "son of Simon".
SIMONOVICHRussian
Means "Son of Simon".
SKLUEFFRussian (Latinized, Rare, ?)
Means bird of prey. From Russia. Was changed by the government from Cellieic letters to Latin letters. Unknown if it was change in Russia or Harbin, Chun where they escaped Bolshevism.
SMARCHUkrainian (Anglicized), Russian (Anglicized)
Smarch is most likely an anglicized form of the surnames Smarchkov, Smarchkova, Smarchi, Smarchevsky, and Smarchevskaya.... [more]
SMIRNOFFRussian
Variant spelling of Smirnov.
SMIRNOVRussian
Derived from Russian смирный (smirniy) meaning "quiet, still, peaceful, gentle". This is one of the most common surnames in Russia.
SMIRNOVARussian
Feminine equivalent of Smirnov.
SOKOLOVABulgarian, Russian
Means "daughter of Sokol".
SPIRIDOVICHRussian
Possibly from the Greek given name Spiridon.
SPOKONYRussian (Anglicized, ?)
comes from the english version of the pronunciation of the Russian word for calm
STALINRussian
Derived from the Russian word сталь meaning "steel". It is the alias surname of Ioseb Jughashvili, more commonly known as Joseph Stalin, former dictator of the Soviet Union.
STAVONINRussian
Originally Stavnin (shutter-maker), Stavonin resulted from an incorrect spelling that stuck (for over a hundred years)... [more]
STEPANKOVRussian
Means "son of Stepan".
SUVOROVRussian
From Suvorov, the name of a town in the Tula Oblast of Russia.
SVESHNIKOVRussian
Russian surname with unknown meaning.
TALINOVRussian
Possibly means "son of Talin".
TARASOVRussian
Means "son of TARAS".
TARTAKOVSKYJewish, Russian
Russian Jewish surname denoting someone originally from the village of Tartakov (Тартаків) in Ukraine. The village's name itself is derived from Ukrainian тартак (tartak) referring to a sawmill or cutting device.
TATELMANRussian, Yiddish
Man who tats or sew
TESSLERRomanian, Russian
Russian, Christian. From The original name tescherak
TIKHONOVRussian
Means "son of Tikhon".
TIMOSHENKOUkrainian, Russian
From the names "Timothy, Tymofiy and Tymish". Means "son of Tymish". Also used in Russia.
TOLSTOYRussian
Means "fat" from Russian толстый (tolstyy) meaning "thick, stout, fat". This was the name of a Russian family of nobility; a notable member was Count Lev "Leo" Tolstoy (1828-1910), a Russian writer.
TOUZOVRussian
Female version is Touzova.
TROFIMOVRussian
Means "son of Trofim".
TROPOVRussian
From russian word tropa - "trail".
TSARITSYNRussian
Derived from the former city of Tsaritsyn, once known as Stalingrad and currently Volgograd.
TSARYOVARussian
Someone who is a descendent of a person who worked for the Tsar or Emperor.
TWERSKYRussian
Russian surname derived from Tver Oblast (known as Kalinin from 1931-1990, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)
ULYANOVRussian
Means "son of Ulyan". This was the surname of communist revolutionary Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924), who was born as Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov.
URUSOVRussian
From Slavic urush which means "warrior". This was the surname of a noble family in Russia.
VARSONOFYEVRussian (Rare)
Means "son of Varsonofy"; rarely used as a surname.
VASILIEVRussian
Variant transcription of Vasilyev.
VASILOVBulgarian, Russian
Meaning "son of Vasil" in Russian and "from Bulgaria" in Bulgarian.
VENGEROVUkrainian, Russian
Ukrainian and Russian surname derived from the word венгр (vengr) meaning "Hungarian".
VERKHOTUROVRussian (Modern, Rare)
Arrived from Verkhoturye (city in the Urals, on the river Tura)
VIKENTIEVRussian
Means "son of Vikentiy".
VIKENTIYEVRussian
Variant transcription of Vikentiev.
VOLKONSKYRussian
This indicates familial origin within the vicinity of the Volkona river south of Moscow. This was the name of a Russian family of nobility.
VORONARussian
A name derived by the Russian word for "crow."
VORONKOVRussian
Derived from the Russian word voron, meaning "raven". Possibly refers to a dark haired, or harsh voiced individual.
YABLOKOVRussian
Derived from Russian яблоко (yabloko) "apple".
YAKIMOVRussian
Means "Son of Yakim".
YEFIMOVRussian
Means "son of YEFIM".
YEFIMOVICHRussian
Grigori Yefimovich who is best known as "Rasputin" was a Russian peasant, mystic and private adviser to the Romanovs (Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Tsarina Alexandra in the early 20th century).
YERMOLAEVRussian
Variant transcription of YERMOLAYEV.
YOSIFOVRussian
Means "son of IOSIF".
YUGOVRussian
Derived from Russian юг (yug) meaning "south".
YUSOPOVRussian
The Yusupovs were a Russian noble family descended from the monarchs of the Nogai Horde who, in the 18th and 19th centuries, were renowned for their immense wealth, philanthropy and art collections... [more]
YUSUPOVUzbek, Avar, Tajik, Turkmen, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tatar, Crimean Tatar, Jewish
Means "son of Yusup", also used by Central Asian Jews. This was the name of a Russian family of nobility of Crimean Tatar ancestry.
ZAEWARussian
meaning unknown. female form of ZAEW
ZAKHAEVRussian
Russian surname, likely a derivative of the given name Zakhey combined with the Russian suffix "-ev" ("of"), therefore meaning "of Zakhey."... [more]
ZAKHAROVRussian
Means "son of Zakhar".
ZASLAVSKIRussian, Jewish
Variant transcription of Zaslavsky. A notable music producer ZEDD's real name is Anton Zaslavski.
ZASLAVSKYRussian, Jewish
Russian Jewish surname derived from Iziaslav (also called Zaslav), the name of a city in Volhynia, Ukraine.
ZAVARZINARussian
Feminine form of Zavarzin.
ZAYCHIKRussian, Jewish
Means "bunny" in Russian.
ZAYTSEVRussian, Ukrainian
Derived from Russian заяц (zayats) or Ukrainian заєць (zaets) meaning "hare".
ZHARKOVRussian
Possibly derived from Russian жаркий (zharkiy) "hot".
ZIELINSKYPolish, Russian
Russian form and variant of Zielinski.
ZOLOTAREVRussian
Means "son of the goldsmith" derived from Russian золотарь (zolotar) meaning "goldsmith".
ZOLOTAREVARussian
Russian. Feminine form of ZOLOTAREV, meaning "goldsmith."
ZOSIMOVRussian, Ukrainian
Means "son of Zosim (see Zosimus)" in Russian and Ukrainian.
ZYKRussian, Belarusian
A Russian name now found in Belarus and other areas around "white Russia". Literally translates to the Russian word "beetle". It's pronounced "Z'ook" and has taken on other forms of spelling, such as; Zuck, Tzook, Shyk, etc.
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