Surnames with Relationship "from different language"
This is a list of surnames in which the relationship is from different language.
ARITZA Spanish, Basque
From Basque aritz
meaning "oak tree"
. This was a nickname of Iñigo, the first king of Pamplona, Spain (9th century).
ARRIOLA Spanish, Basque
From Basque place names, themselves derived from Basque arri
"stone" and -ola
"place of, house".
BURKE English, Irish
Derived from Middle English burgh
meaning "fortress, fortification, castle"
. It was brought to Ireland in the 12th century by the Norman invader William FitzAdelm de Burgo.
Russian form of CHAYKA
. A famous bearer was the Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Chaykovsky (1840-1893), with the surname commonly Romanized as Tchaikovsky
ZIMMERMANN German, Jewish
From the German word for "carpenter"
, derived from Middle High German zimber
"timber, wood" and mann