From Old English croft
meaning "enclosed field"
Occupational name derived from Middle English croppe "crop"
, referring to a fruit picker or a crop reaper.
Locative name meaning "cross"
, ultimately from Latin crux
. It denoted one who lived near a cross symbol or near a crossroads.
From the name of a place in the Netherlands, derived from kruis
Derived from Czech čtvrtlán
meaning "one quarter of a lán"
, where a lán
is a medieval Czech measure of land (approximately 18 hectares). The name denoted someone who owned this much land.
Derived from the name of the town of Cuéllar in the Segovia province of Spain. It may be derived from Latin collis
CULLEN (1) English
From the name of the German city of Cologne
, which was derived from Latin colonia
From the name of place in the Ayrshire district of Scotland. It possibly comes from Gaelic cuinneag
meaning "milk pail".
Nickname for a courteous person, derived from Old French curteis
meaning "refined, courtly"
Originally indicated a person from any of the Polish towns named Czajków, all derived from Polish czajka
meaning "lapwing (bird)".