Type Surname (from occupation)
Scripts Жэмыхъуэ (Kabardian)
Pronounced Pron. [ʒaməχʷa] (Kabardian)
Other Forms FormsJamoukha, Jamokha, Zhemukhov
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 10/14/2017
Means "cow herd, cowman" from Kabardian жэм (žăm) meaning "cow" combined with хъу (χ°) meaning "male, man". It traditionally indicated someone who was wealthy because they possessed a large herd of bovine.