are used in the country of Slovenia in central Europe.
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Etymological origin unknown, possibly from the latin word alias
, meaning "different".
A Slovene surname of unknown origin. A notable bearer was Slovene-American Roman Catholic bishop Frederic Baraga (1797-1868), who was the bishop of Marquette, a town in Upper Michigan, USA. There is also a village in Upper Michigan named Baraga, which was named after the bishop.
FINK German, Slovene, English, Jewish
Nickname for a lively or cheerful person, Jewish ornamental name derived from the Germanic word for "finch", and German translation of Slovene Šinkovec
which is from šcinkovec
FURMAN Polish, Czech, Slovak, Jewish, Slovene, English, German (Anglicized)
Polish, Czech, Slovak, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), and Slovenian: occupational name for a carter or drayman, the driver of a horse-drawn delivery vehicle, from Polish, Yiddish, and Slovenian furman
, a loanword from German (see Fuhrmann
Originally indicated a person from Kočevje (Gottschee County), a city and municipality in southern Slovenia.
Slovenian form of Knaus
, this was the maiden name of Donald Trump's wife, and current First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump
KOREN Slovene, Hebrew
Koren is a surname which has multiple origins. Koren may be a variant of the German occupational surname Korn
, meaning a dealer in grain. Alternatively, it may be a variant of the Greek female name Kora
From the Slavic word koš
meaning "basket". It originally indicated a person who made or sold baskets.
Derived from kot
"corner". The name referred to someone who was from a remote area.
Means ''from Kranjska'', an area of Slovenia called Carniola in English.
Slovene surname Majerle, a variant of the Polish, Czech, and Slovak Majer, which was a status name for "steward, bailiff, tenant farmer, or village headman", from the German Meyer
It comes from the latin given name ERMACORA. the Sain Bishop of Aquileia, near Venice.
It probrably originates from the surname Robb, but we don't know for sure.