This is a list of surnames in which the categories include pale.
From Italian bianco
, originally given to a person who was white-haired or extremely pale.
Means "fair-haired, blond"
in Italian. This name was borne by the American swimmer Matt Biondi (1965-).
Means either "black"
(from Old English blæc
) or "pale"
(from Old English blac
). It could refer to a person with a pale or a dark complexion, or a person who worked with black dye.
Variant of BLACK
. A famous bearer was the poet and artist William Blake (1757-1827).
in French. The name referred to a person who was pale, or whose hair was blond.
in Hungarian, originally referring to a person with white hair or complexion.
Means "the white"
, from French blanc
"white". The name referred to a person who was pale or whose hair was blond.
Anglicized form of Irish Mag Uidhir
meaning "son of Odhar"
, a given name meaning "pale-coloured".