This is a list of surnames in which the categories include life.
Derived from the Gaelic given name Mac Beatha
meaning "son of life", which denoted a man of religious devotion. This was the name of an 11th-century Scottish king, and the name of a play based on his life by William Shakespeare.
Nickname for a quick or agile person, ultimately from Old English cwic
From the Catalan byname vivas
meaning "may you live"
, which was bestowed upon children to bring good luck.