Surnames Categorized "age"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include age.
Aaldenberg Dutch
Originally denoted a person who came from an uncertain place called Aaldenberg, meaning "old mountain".
Agresta Italian
From Latin agrestis meaning "rural, rustic".
Aldenkamp Dutch
Possibly from an unknown place name meaning "old field" in Dutch.
Althaus German
Name for a person dwelled in or by an old house, from German alt "old" and haus "house".
Babić Serbian, Croatian
Matronymic surname derived from Slavic baba "old woman".
Bachchan Indian, Hindi
From Hindi बच्चा (bachcha) meaning "child", a word of Persian origin. This surname was adopted by the Indian poet Harivansh Rai Srivastava (1907-2003).
Cano Spanish
Means "white-haired, old" in Spanish, from Latin canus.
Caruso Italian
Means "close-cropped hair" in Italian, also having the secondary sense "boy, young man".
De Jong Dutch
Means "young" in Dutch, from Middle Dutch jonc. This is the most common surname in the Netherlands.
Elder English
Derived from Old English ealdra meaning "older", used to distinguish two people who had the same name.
Ellsworth English
Habitational name for a person from the town of Elsworth in Cambridgeshire. The town's name is derived from the masculine given name Ella (a short form of Old English names beginning with the elements ælf meaning "elf" or eald meaning "old") combined with worþ meaning "enclosure".
Fairbairn Scottish, English
Means "beautiful child" in Middle English and Scots.
Frisk Swedish
From Swedish frisk "healthy", which was derived from the Middle Low German word vrisch "fresh, young, frisky".
Garçon French
Means "boy" in French, referring to a servant.
Hogan Irish
From Irish Ó hÓgáin meaning "descendant of Ógán". The given name Ógán is a diminutive of óg meaning "young".
Jarvis English
Derived from the given name Gervais.
Jonker Dutch
From the Dutch title jonkheer meaning "young lord". It was originally a medieval noble designation (not an actual title) for a young nobleman.
Jung 1 German
Means "young" in German, from Middle High German junc.
Mann German, English
From a nickname meaning "man". This may have originally been given in order to distinguish the bearer from a younger person with the same name.
Page English, French
Occupational name meaning "servant, page". It is ultimately derived (via Old French and Italian) from Greek παιδίον (paidion) meaning "little boy".
Panzavecchia Maltese
From a nickname meaning "old stomach" in Italian.
Petit French, Catalan, English
Means "small, little" derived from Old French and Catalan petit. It was perhaps used for a short, small person or to denote the younger of two individuals.
Piccirillo Italian
From Neapolitan piccerillo meaning "small, young".
Poppins Literature
Used by P. L. Travers for the magical nanny in her Mary Poppins series of books, first published in 1934. It is not known how Travers devised the name. She may have had the English words pop or poppet (meaning "young woman") in mind.
Salazar Basque
From Spanish sala meaning "hall" and Basque zahar meaning "old". It can also refer to the town of Salazar in Burgos, Spain, which is of the same origin.
Senior English
Originally a name for the elder of two brothers.
Starek Polish
From a nickname derived from Polish stary "old".
Starosta Polish
Means "mayor, leader, elder" in Polish.
Tosi Italian
Means "clean-shaven", usually denoting a younger man, from Latin tonsus "shaved".
Vanhanen Finnish
From Finnish vanha meaning "old".
Vaughan Welsh
From Welsh bychan (mutated to fychan) meaning "little". It was a descriptive name to distinguish father from son.
Vipond English
From Vieux-Pont, the name of various places in Normandy, derived from French vieux "old" and pont "bridge".
Virgo English
Possibly from Latin virgo "virgin, maiden". It may have been a nickname for an actor who played the Virgin Mary in mystery plays, or for a shy man or a lecher.
Young English
Derived from Old English geong meaning "young". This was a descriptive name to distinguish father from son.
Ziskind Jewish
Ornamental name meaning "sweet child", from Yiddish זיס (zis) meaning "sweet" and קינד (kind) meaning "child", both words of Old High German origin.
Zubizarreta Basque
Means "old bridge", from Basque zubia "bridge" and zahar "old". A famous bearer is the Spanish soccer player Andoni Zubizarreta (1961-).