This is a list of surnames in which the categories include fire.
Derived from Old English bærnet
meaning "place cleared by burning".
BRAND (2) German
From Old High German brant "fire"
, originally a name for a person who lived near an area that had been cleared by fire.
Possibly from English places named Brindley
, derived from Old English berned
"burned" and leah
Derived from the Old Norse byname Draki
or the Old English byname Draca
both meaning "dragon"
, both via Latin from Greek δρακων (drakon)
meaning "dragon, serpent".
From Old Norse eldr
, modern Swedish eld
, meaning "fire"
From Irish Mac Aodhagáin
meaning "descendant of Aodhagán"
. The given name Aodhagán
is a double diminutive of AODH
Denoted one who hailed from the English town of Kilham, meaning "kiln homestead".
From Middle High German koler
meaning "charcoal burner"
or "charcoal seller"
TYSON (1) English
Derived from a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Old French tison
VON BRANDT German
Means "from the area cleared by fire"
, from Middle High German brant