Turkmen Submitted Surnames
are used in the country of Turkmenistan.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ALIEV Chechen, Avar, Lak, Kumyk, Lezgin, Dargin, Uzbek, Tajik, Kazakh, Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Turkmen, Kyrgyz
Means "son of Ali (1)
KADYROV Chechen, Uzbek, Tajik, Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Turkmen, Crimean Tatar, Tatar, Dagestani
Means "son of Kadyr
". Notable bearers include father and son Ramzan
(1951-2004) and Akhmad
(1976-) Kadyrov, former President and current President of the Chechen Republic, respectively.
KURBANOV Uzbek, Turkmen, Tajik, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Chechen, Avar, Lak, Dargin, Kumyk, Crimean Tatar
Means "son of Kurban
MUSAEV Uzbek, Chechen, Ingush, Dagestani, Dargin, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tajik, Turkmen, Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar
Means "son of Musa
TÜRKMEN Turkish, Turkmen
Refers to a Turkmen person (someone from the present-day nation of Turkmenistan). The ethnonym itself is believed to be derived from Türk
combined with the Sogdian suffix -man
(thus meaning "almost Turk") or from Türk
combined with Arabic إِيمَان (ʾīmān)
meaning "faith, belief, religion".
YULDASHEV Uzbek, Bashkir, Tajik, Kyrgyz, Turkmen, Kazakh
Means "son of the traveller" or "son of the companion" from Turkish yoldaş
"traveller, acolyte, companion", itself derived from Turkic yol
meaning "road, path, way" combined with -daş
, a suffix denoting "fellow, sharer".
YUSUPOV Uzbek, 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.