Swiss Submitted Surnames

Swiss names are used in the country of Switzerland in central Europe.
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L'HEUREUX French
Means "the happy one" in French.
LIBERMAN German, Jewish
Variant spelling of Liebermann.
LIBRIZZI Italian
Habitational name from Librizzi in Messina province, Sicily.
LICHTER German, Jewish
Occupational name for someone who made candles or possibly for someone who tended a light, from an agent derivative of from Middle High German lieht, Yiddish likht "candle, light".
LIEB German, Jewish
Nickname for a pleasant or agreeable person, from Middle High German liep "dear, beloved"; Yiddish lib or German lieb. This word was also used as a personal name, both alone (German) and in compounds (German and Jewish).
LIEB German
From a short form of the various compound Slavic personal names formed with lubo- "love" as the first element.
LIEBER English, German, Polish, Jewish
Transferred use of the given name Lieber.
LIEBERMAN German, Jewish
Variant of Liebermann.
LIEBERMANN German, Jewish
Derived from "Lieb", a German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) nickname for a person from the German "Lieb" or Yiddish "Lib", meaning "dear, beloved". Many Liebermann families originally spelled the name in Hebrew or Cyrillic characters, so variations in the spelling occurred during transliteration to the Latin alphabet.
LIEBHART German
From a Germanic personal name, composed of the elements liub "beloved, dear" and hard "brave, strong".
LIEBRECHT German
From a Germanic personal name formed with liut "people, tribe" and berht "shining, famous".
LIETZEN German
Lietzen is a municipality in the district Märkisch-Oderland, in Brandenburg, Germany.... [more]
LIMBO Italian
It comes from latin word "limbus". It has religious origin.... [more]
LINDE German, Dutch, Jewish, Spanish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous lime tree, from Middle High German, Dutch linde, Scandinavian lind. There are several places, especially in North Germany, named with this word... [more]
LINDEMANN German
Means "soft man" in German, from the elements lind, meaning "soft, flexible", and mann, meaning "man".
LINDLEY English, German
English habitational name from either of two places in West Yorkshire called Lindley, or from Linley in Shropshire and Wiltshire, all named from Old English lin ‘flax’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘glade’, with epenthetic -d-, or from another Lindley in West Yorkshire (near Otley), named in Old English as ‘lime wood’, from lind ‘lime tree’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’... [more]
LINDT German, Dutch
The Lindt surname comes from an Upper German word "lind," which meant "tender" or "gentle hearted." In some instances, especially in Saxony, the surname evolved from the personal name Lindemuth. In general, the similar phonetic name Linde comes from "Linden," which was a type of tree.... [more]
LINEBAUGH German (Anglicized)
Americanized spelling of German Leinbach.
LINN Scottish, Scots, English, Irish, German, Jewish, Finnish (Anglicized), Estonian
As a Scottish and Northern English surname, it is a variant of Lyne. Its usage as an English name is primarily by Scots living in Northern England.... [more]
LIPPS German
Derived from Lippe, a place in Westphalia, Germany. The name is a variant of the first name Philipp.
LISERANI Italian
A famous bearer is Italian-born American actor Gino Corrado Liserani (1893 - 1982), who went by Gino Corrado on film
LISLE Norman, English, French
English (of Norman origin) and French: variant spelling of Lyle.
LITTMAN German (East Prussian), German (West Prussian), German, Jewish
Derived from Germanized Czech personal names like Litomir (Czech: Ljutomir) and Litobor (Czech: Ljutobor) which ultimately go back to Old Slavic ljutu "grim; fierce; ferocious; wild". One theory suggests, however, that these given names might have been influenced by ljub- "love; dear".... [more]
LIVENGOOD German
The surname LIVENGOOD is the Americanized version of Leibendgut. Leibengut is Swiss-German in origin. It has been written as Livengood and Levengood in America. Records show the family name back to 1550, in Aarwangen, Canton of Berne, Switzerland... [more]
LOBIANCO Italian
Derived from the words lo "the" and bianco "white".
LOCH German
From German Loch "hole", ultimately derived from Middle High German loch "hole, hollow, valley".
LOCK English, Dutch, German
Habitational name from any of various places called Loock, from look ‘enclosure’.
LOCKE English, Dutch, German
English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock. ... [more]
LOCKHART Scottish, German
Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements loc ‘lock’, ‘bolt’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. English: occupational name for a herdsman in charge of a sheep or cattlefold, from Old English loc ‘enclosure’, ‘fold’ + hierde ‘herd(er)’.
LOESCH German
German metonymic occupational name from Middle High German lösch ‘fine leather’.
LOESCHER German
German variant of Löscher, an occupational name for a fireman, from Middle High German leschen ‘to extinguish’. Als a variant of Loesch and Lescher or a derivative of Loesche.
LOGLISCI Italian
My grandfather's family name who were from Gravina di Puglia
LOISEAU French
Means "The Bird" in French.
LO MÀGLIO Italian
Literally means "the hammer." However, "the" would normally be represented as "il" in Italian, in this case.
LOMENZO Italian
From Sicilian "menzo" meaning middle.
LONARDO Italian
Variant of Leonardo, characteristic of central–southern Italy.
LONG German
Famous bearer is Luz Long a former Olympic competitor.
LORAIN French
Occupational name for a saddler, derived from the Old French word lorain, meaning "a leather strap used on a horse's breastplate".
LORANG French
Surname of uncertain origin. Might be derived from:... [more]
LORD French
Nickname from Old French l'ord "the dirty one".
LO RE Italian
Palermo,Sicily,Italy
LO RICCO Italian
Originally Spanish but of Italian origin for at least 7 generations. My branch of the family are residing in Australia but many remain in Italy and quite a few in the USA
LÖSCH Low German, Upper German
North German metonymic occupational name for a maker of fine leather, from Middle Low German losche ‘fine leather’. South German variant of Lesch (see Loesch).
LOUIS English, French, Greek (Rare), Dutch
From the given name Louis. In Greece, it is known for Spyridon Louis.
LOVATO Italian
Northern Italian from the Late Latin personal name Lupatus, derivative of Latin lupus "wolf". This is one of several medieval personal names which became popular under the influence of Germanic compound personal names formed with wolf-.
LOVETT English, French
From Ango-Norman French "louvet" meaning "young wolf".
LÖWENSTEIN German
Habitational name from any of several places called Löwenstein.
LOWENSTEIN German, Jewish, Swedish
German (Löwenstein): habitational name from any of several places called Löwenstein.... [more]
LÖWENTHAL German
Habitational name from any of various places called Löwenthal.
LUBAHN German
Germanized form of a Slavic or Old Prussian name formed with lub- "love", "dear".
LUBBE German, Slavic, Prussian
Variant of Lubben. Germanized form of a Slavic or Old Prussian name formed with lub- ‘love’, ‘dear’ (see Luba).
LUCA Italian
Variant of De Luca.
LUCCA Italian
A habitational name from Lucca Sicula in Agrigento province, Sicily, which was called simply Lucca until 1863. It was probably originally named with a Celtic element meaning ‘marshy.’
LUCCI Italian
Patronymic or plural form of Luccio, a reduced form of a personal name formed with this suffix.
LUCHS German
meaning: lynx
LUCÍA Spanish, Italian
From the feminine personal name Lucia, feminine derivative of Latin lux meaning "light".
LUCKHARDT German
Metronymic derived from the given name Liutgard.
LUDENBERG German
From Latin ludere meaning "to play" and German berg meaning "mountain".
LUDOVICO Italian
From the Italian first name LUDOVICO.
LUKER German
Luker see also Lucher or Luchre, meaning money more specifically money obtained by nefarious means.
LÜLL German
From a short form of any of the Germanic personal names formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element.
LUPIN French
Lupin is a variant on the Latin word "lupus", meaning "wolf". Two important literary characters, Arsène Lupin, the famous French gentleman-burglar, and Professor Remus Lupin, from the world of Harry Potter, have this name... [more]
LUSA Italian
Used by people from Lusa, Italy, a town named after the Roman 'gens lusia'.
LUSTIG Swedish, German, Jewish, Dutch
From Swedish and German lustig ”humerous, funny, enjoyable” or Middle High German lustig ”merry, carefree”.
LUTTER Dutch, English, German
Dutch and English: variant of Luter.... [more]
LUX German, Dutch
Patronymic from a vernacular form of Lucas.
LUXENBERG German, Jewish, Luxembourgish, Belgian, French, Walloon
Habitational name from various places named Luxenberg, Luxemberg, Luxenburg, or Luxembourg, including the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
LYBOULT German
Famous Warrior... [more]
LYDAY German (Anglicized)
Probably an Americanized form of German Leidig.
LYÉ French
A habitational name from places named Lié located in Deux-Sèvres and Vendée.
LYMAN English, German (Anglicized), Dutch
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land (see Layman). ... [more]
MACCHIA Italian
Topographic name from Italian macchia "thicket", "scrub" (from Latin macula) and Habitational name from any of various places named Macchia, as for example Macchia in Trapani province, Sicily.
MACCINI Italian
Patronymic from a diminutive of the given name MACCIO.
MACE English, French
English: from a medieval personal name, a survival of Old English Mæssa, which came to be taken as a pet form of Matthew.... [more]
MACHIA Italian
Variant of Italian Macchia.
MACK Scottish, Irish, German, Dutch, French
Scottish (Berwickshire) and Irish: from the Old Norse personal name Makkr, a form of Magnus (Old Irish Maccus). Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish names beginning M(a)c-.... [more]
MACON French, German
French: See Maçon. An occupational name for a mason, French maçon. Habitational name from places so called in Saône-et-Loire, Allier, Aube, the Côte d’Or, Gers, and Deux-Sères. ... [more]
MACORIG Italian
An italian surname that in fact comes from slovene minority near Udine, it should be written Macoric'... [more]
MADDALONI Italian
It should came from the toponym Maddaloni (Campany, South Italy) which name originates from the Arabic term "magdhal" meaning fortress, stronghold. The last name Maddaloni is typical of the area that includes the provinces of Naples, Caserta and Benevento.
MADONIA Italian
Habitational name from any of numerous places named Madonia, or a regional name for someone from Madonie in Sicily.
MADONNA Italian
From the person name Madonna, from donna meaning "lady", bestowed in honor of the Virgin Mary.
MAFFIA Italian
Variant of Mattia.
MAFFIONE Italian
Possibly a derivative of the given name Maffeo. This surname is from the Puglia region of Barletta, southern Italy.
MAFFRET French
beleived to originated in{ NICE, france} in the late 19th century, emmigration from france to london,{stepney}, where the surname was mistakenly added an extra letter "T" resulting in the surname MAFFRETT
MAGGIO Italian
From a nickname or personal name from the month of May, maggio, from Latin Maius (mensis), from Maia, a rather obscure goddess of fertility, whose name is derived from the same root as maius "larger" and maiestas "greatness"... [more]
MAGGIORI Italian
Recorded in many spelling forms including the 'base' form of Maggi, and the diminutives and double diminutives Maggiore, Maggiori, Di Maggio, Maggorini, and many others, this is an Italian surname of Roman (Latin) origins... [more]
MAIMERI Italian
Surname of italian painter and entrepreneur Giovanni (Gianni) Maimeri.
MAIN Scottish, English, French, Norman
Various origins explained include:... [more]
MAINE French
French topographic name from Old French maine ‘dwelling’, ‘residence’, ‘abode’, or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named.
MAISON French
Means "house" in French.
MAKOVOZA Baltic (Latinized, Rare), German (Latinized, Rare), Russian (Rare)
There is no history of the name just a family name I on't know if some people have it as a first name too.
MALDINI Italian
Possibly derived from an apheresis of the surname Grimaldi.
MALECUIT French
Means "doughy," "soggy," or "undercooked" in French.
MALFAIT French
Derived from French mal fait, which literally means "poorly done, badly done". In the context of the surname, it refers to the first bearer being "malformed" or "deformed" (as it was in the eyes of people from older times), which means that he either was physically disabled or able-bodied but with a physical trait that deviated from the norm.
MALFITANO Italian
Altered form of Amalfitano.
MALFOY French
Malfoy is a French name roughly translating to "bad faith"
MALIN English, French, Dutch
From the given name Malin (English), and from the given name Madalin composed of the Germanic element madal meaning "council" (French, Dutch).
MALIZIA Italian
Italian. Literal translation is the english noun: "Malice".... [more]
MALLOW German
Variant spelling of Malow, a habitational name from Malow in Mecklenburg.
MALPASS English, Scottish, French
Habitational name from any of various places named Malpas, because of the difficulty of the terrain, from Old French mal pas "bad passage" (Latin malus passus). It is a common French minor place name, and places in Cheshire, Cornwall, Gwent, and elsewhere in England were given this name by Norman settlers... [more]
MAMELI Italian
Possibly from latin surname Mamelius. A famous bearer was Goffredo Mameli, author of the italian national anthem.
MANDATO Italian
mandato is the past tense of send in italian-such as "i sent a letter or message"
MANDIA Italian
Southern Italian (Campania): unexplained.
MANGANI Italian
Possibly an Italian variant of Mangan.
MANHART German (Modern)
From the Germanic personal name Manhard, composed of the Germanic elements man "man", "human" + hard "hardy", "brave", "strong". Americanized spelling of German Manhardt.
MANISCALCO Italian
It means 'blacksmith' in Italian. The variant Maniscalchi is the plural.
MANNAZZU Sardinian (Archaic), Sicilian (Rare, Archaic), Corsican (Modern, Rare), Italian (Rare)
It came from the Ancient Nuraghi people. the Nuraghi people inhabited southern Corsica and northern and central Sardinia.
MANSELL Anglo-Norman, French
A status name for a particular type of feudal tenant, Anglo-Norman French mansel, one who occupied a manse (Late Latin mansa ‘dwelling’), a measure of land sufficient to support one family... [more]
MANTEY German, Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Manthei in Schwerin province. This name is also established in Poland.
MANUEL Spanish, Portuguese, French, German
Derived from the given name Manuel.
MAR Swiss
The surname Mar has roots from Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, France, Germany, Portugal and Spain. MAR: topographic name for someone living by the sea, from mar ‘sea’ (Latin mare). German: nickname from Middle High German mar(w) ‘tender’, ‘delicate’.
MARANO Italian
Habitational name from any of various places named with the Latin personal name Marius and the suffix -anu.
MARC French
Derived from the French given name Marc.
MARCEAU French
From the given name Marcellus.
MARCELIN Haitian Creole, French
From the given name Marcelin.
MARCHANT French, English, Spanish
Variant of Marchand, from French marchand meaning "merchant, mercantile". Though it is of French origin, it was transferred into the Spanish-speaking world, especially Chile, by French invasion of the Iberian Peninsula.
MARCHI Italian
Patronymic or plural form of Marco.
MARCHIONE Italian
Nickname from marchione ‘marquis’, from medieval Latin marchio, genitive marchionis, from Germanic marka ‘borderland’
MARCO Spanish, Italian
From the personal name Marco, from Latin Marcus (see Mark).
MARIGLIANO Italian
From the town of Marigliano (near naples)
MARK English, German, Dutch
Topographic name for someone who lived on a boundary between two districts, from Middle English merke, Middle High German marc, Middle Dutch marke, merke, all meaning "borderland"... [more]
MARKELL Dutch, German, Slovene (Anglicized)
Dutch and German: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Markolf, composed of the elements marc, merc ‘boundary’ + wolf ‘wolf’. Americanized form of Slovenian Markelj, a derivative of the personal name Marko, Latin Marcus, + the suffix -elj.
MARKER German
Status name for someone who lived on an area of land that was marked off from the village land or woodland, Middle High German merkære.
MAROTZKE German
Germanized form of Polish Marocki, itself derived from the personal given name Marcin, the Polish form of Martin.
MARRERO Italian, Spanish
Maker of spades or hoes. Marra spade
MARRIOTT English, French
Derived from Mary.
MARSTELLER German
Occupational name for a stable boy in or for the supervisor of the stables on a noble estate, from Middle High German mar(c) 'noble horse' stall 'stable' + the agent suffix -er.
MARTAIN German (Rare)
Possibly a Germanized form of Dutch Martijn.
MARTELLE English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese
English and German: from a medieval personal name, a pet form of Martin or Marta.... [more]
MARTELLO Italian
Southern Italian: nickname for someone with a forceful personality, from Italian martèllo ‘hammer’ (Late Latin martellus), or a metonymic occupational name for someone who used a hammer in their work.
MARTIGNETTI Italian
Patronymic derived from Martignetto, itself a pet form of Martino.
MARTINEAU French
Used in Western France. From a pet form of Martin.
MARTINET French
From a pet form of the personal name Martin.
MARTINI Italian
Patronymic form of Martino.
MARTINO Italian
From the personal name Martino (see Martin).
MARTIRANO Italian
Likely a habitational surname from a place in Catanzaro province in the Calabria region of Italy.
MARX German
Derived from the name of the Roman god of war Mars; means "of Mars". A notable bearer is Karl Marx, a German philosopher and "The Father of Communism".
MARY French
Habitational name from places in Saône-et-Loire, Seine-et-Marne, and Nièvre, named in Latin as Mariacum meaning "estate of Marius".
MÄRZ German
März means 'March' in German.
MASEL German
German from a pet form of a short form of Thomas.
MASERATI Italian
Most notably the Italian luxury car manufacturer Maserati, founded in Bologna, Italy all the way back in December 1914.
MASEY English, Scottish, French, Norman
English and Scottish (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from any of various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Maccius + the locative suffix -acum.... [more]
MASSA Italian
A habitational name from any of the various places named Massa (for example, Massa Lubrense or Massa di Somma, both in the Metropolitan City of Naples, or Massa d’Albe in the Province of L'Aquila), which were all named from the medieval Latin word massa, meaning ‘holding’ or ‘estate’.
MASSARA Italian, Greek
Either a feminine form of Massaro or from the equivalent occupational or status name in medieval Greek, (massaras meaning ‘peasant’ or ‘share cropper’) which is from the word massaria meaning ‘small farm’.
MASSARO Italian
An occupational or status name from the word massaro, which in northern Italy denoted a tenant farmer or sharecropper, and in central and southern Italy, could also denote an agent or steward of a rural estate.
MASSE English, French, Dutch
English: variant of Mace ... [more]
MAST German
Nickname from Middle High German mast "fat", "stout".
MASTROMONICO Italian
The meaning is Mastro-"master" of the- monico"-monastery."
MASTRORILLI Italian
Mastrorilli is an Italian surname.
MATASSA Italian
Occupational name for a producer of silk, from Sicilian matassa "hank", "skein", also the name of a type of silk (cf. METAXAS).
MATERA Italian
Habitational name from Matera in Basilicata region.
MATHENY French (Anglicized)
Of French origin. According to Matheny family tradition, this surname comes from the name of a village in France named Mathenay. This may also have been a French Huguenot surname.
MATHIAS French, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese
French, Dutch: from the personal name Mathias (see Matthew).... [more]
MATHIS German, French
From the given name Mathis.
MATTA Italian
From a feminine form of MATTO.
MATTEI Italian
Patronymic or plural form MATTEO. The Mattei family was a powerful noble family in Rome during the Middle Ages.
MATTHIAS German, Dutch, English, Welsh, Greek
German and Dutch: from the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).... [more]
MATURIN French
From the French male personal name Maturin, from Latin Mātūrīnus, a derivative of Mātūrus, literally "timely". It was borne by the Irish "Gothic" novelist Charles Maturin (1782-1824).
MAUER German
Variant of MAURER.
MAUER German, Jewish
Topographic name for someone who lived near a wall, Middle High German mure "wall".
MAURI Italian, Catalan
Patronymic or plural form of Mauro and patronymic name from the personal name Mauri, from Latin Maurus.
MAURICE English, French
This surname is taken from a given name which is derived from the Roman name Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus.
MAUST German
Possibly an altered form MAST.
MAXIME French
From the French given name Maxime.
MAYNE French
French variant of Maine.
MAZARIN French
French form of Italian Mazzarino.
MAZZARINO Italian
A diminutive of Mazzaro, an Italian surname meaning "mace-bearer".
MEAUX French
Habitational name from a place in Seine-et-Marne, so named from the Gaulish tribal name Meldi, or from Meaux-la-Montagne in Rhône.
MECKLENBURG German, Jewish
Regional name for someone from this province in northern Germany. Derived from Old Saxon mikil "big, great" and burg "castle".
MECONE Italian (Modern, Rare)
Giuseppe Meconi (Febuary 1860-April 21,1921) was born in San Massimo, Campbasso Province, Italy. Giuseppe arrived in Pennsylvania, United States in the late 1880s and married Elizabeth Magyar in 1885... [more]
MEDICI Italian
Patronymic or plural form of MEDICO. Medici is the family name of one of Italy's most powerful families.
MEDICO Italian
Occupational name for a physician, Italian medico (Latin medicus, from medere "to heal").
MÉE French
French habitational name from places called (Le) Mée in Mayenne, Eure-et-Loir, and Seine-et-Marne, derived from Old French me(i)s ‘farmstead’ (Latin mansus).
MEISTER German
Means "Master" in German.
MELILLO Spanish, Italian
describing someone who worked on an apple orchard,harvesting and selling apples from the italian mela
MELLENTHIN German
Habitational name from places so called near Berlin and on the island of Usedom.
MENKE German
Derived as a diminutive of several Germanic given names whose first element was derived from Germanic *magin- and *megin- "strength; force; power".
MENOTTI Italian
From the medieval given name Menotto, a diminutive of Domenico via its short form Menico.
MENTZER German
Habitational name with the agent suffix -er, either from Mainz, earlier Mentz, derived from the medieval Latin name Mogontia (Latin Mogontiacum, probably from the Celtic personal name Mogontios), or from Menz in Brandenburg and Saxony.
MENZEL German, English
Derived from a short form of MENZ, CLEMENS or HERMANN.
MERENDINO Italian
Diminutive of Merenda.
MESLY French
Variant of Mesley.
MESMER German
The surname of Franz Mesmer, a German physician who discovered animal-magnetism (mesmerism / hypnotism). The English word "mesmerism" is derived from this surname.
MESSER German
Occupational name for an official in charge of measuring the dues paid in kind by tenants, from an agent derivative of Middle High German mezzen "to measure".
MESSERSCHMIDT German
Name given to a knife smith. From German "messer" meaning knife, and "schmidt" meaning smith.
MESSI African, Arabic, Italian
Famous bearer of this surname is Lionel Messi (born 1987-), an Argentinian footballer of Italian descent.
MESSIAEN Dutch, French
Derived from Messiaen, the (archaic) Dutch form of the latinate first name Messianus, which itself is ultimately derived from the Roman praenomen Messus. The meaning of Messus is not wholly certain; it may be derived from the Latin verb meto "to reap, to harvest, to cut, to sever", or from the latinized form of Greek mesos or messos "(the) middle, (the) middle one"... [more]
MESSIER French
Occupational name for someone who kept watch over harvested crops, Old French messier 'harvest master' (Late Latin messicarius, agent derivative of messis 'harvest').
MESSINA Italian
Habitational name from the Sicilian city Messina. It was named Messana in the 5th century bc when it was captured by Anaxilaos of Rhegium; previously it had been known as Zancle.
METALLO Italian
From the Greek vocabulary word metallo "metal", used as a nickname for a miner or for someone with a clear or metallic tone of voice.
METREJON Louisiana Creole (?), French (?)
Maiden surname of Constance Leto (nee Metrejon). She was born in Louisiana and has Cajun(French) ancestry. The Metrejon line is traced back to Joseph Marie Maitrejean, who was born c. 1778, in Belle-Île-en-Mer, France, an island off the coast of Brittany.
METTE German, Dutch
From a pet form of the female personal name MECHTHILD.
METZ German
From a short form of the female personal name MECHTHILD.
MEUNIER French
French word for "miller."
MIANO Italian
Habitational name from Miano in Naples, Parma, and Teramo; Miane in Treviso; or Mian in Belluno.
MICALE Italian
Popular in Italy.
MICELLI Italian
Beacon, torch, light
MICHELET French (Latinized, Rare)
Its name comes from the name Michael, the angel.
MICHELS German, Dutch
Patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael). ... [more]