This is a list of surnames in which the categories include ocean.
From Irish Ó hAllmhuráin
meaning "descendant of Allmhurán"
. The given name Allmhurán
means "stranger from across the sea".
in German, perhaps a nickname for a person with a crab-like walk.
From Irish Mac Conmara
meaning "son of Conmara"
. The given name Conmara
is composed of cú
"hound" and muir
in Sardinian, perhaps a nickname for someone who pickled foods.
MURRAY (1) Scottish
Derived from the region in Scotland called Moray
meaning "seaboard settlement". A notable bearer of this surname was General James Murray (1721-1794), who was the first British Governor-General of Canada.
From the Italian word nicchio
, possibly a nickname for people related to the sea.
From the unattested Old English given name Sæfaru
, derived from the Old English elements sæ
"sea, ocean" and faru
STRAND Norwegian, Swedish, Danish
From Old Norse strǫnd
meaning "beach, sea shore"
. It was originally given to someone who lived on or near the sea.