Surnames Categorized "intelligence"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include intelligence.
Eszes Hungarian
Means "clever, bright" in Hungarian.
Fox English
From the name of the animal. It was originally a nickname for a person with red hair or a crafty person.
Hummel 1 German, Dutch
Derived from the given name Humbert.
Kloet Dutch
Possibly from Middle Dutch cloet meaning "lump, ball". In some cases this was a nickname for an oafish person. In other cases it may have been a name for someone who lived near a sign that had a globe on it.
Lis Polish
Means "fox" in Polish, a nickname for a sly person.
Raskopf German
Possibly from German rasch "quick" and Kopf "head".
Ratti Italian
From Italian ratto meaning "rat", originally denoting a sly individual.
Sapienti Italian
Means "wise, learned" in Italian.
Sharp English
Nickname for a keen person, from Old English scearp "sharp".
Tolkien German
Derived from Saxon tollkühn meaning "foolhardy". A famous bearer was the English author J. R. R. Tolkien (1892-1973).
Voss German
From Middle Low German vos meaning "fox". It was originally a nickname for a clever person or a person with red hair.
Ware 2 English
From the Middle English nickname ware meaning "wary, astute, prudent".
Yap English
From a nickname for a clever or cunning person, from Middle English yap meaning "devious, deceitful, shrewd".