Jughashvili Georgian (Rare)
Meaning uncertain. One theory suggests Ossetian roots with the meaning "son of the herder"
, derived from Ossetian дзуг (dzug)
meaning "herd, flock, troop". Alternately, it could be derived from the name of the village of ჯუღაანი (Jughaani)
in eastern Georgia. The most notable bearer was Joseph Stalin (1878-1953), born Ioseb Jughashvili, a leader of the Soviet Union.
Means "son of the one from Kapan"
, originally denoting someone who came from the city of Kapan in present-day Armenia (from Armenian կապել (kapel)
meaning "to tie, to fasten").
Means "son of Khachatur"
in Armenian. A famous bearer was the Armenian composer Aram Khachaturyan or Khachaturian (1903-1978).
Originally denoted someone who came from the Armenian town of Mushi.
Means "son of Parsam"
, possibly from an Assyrian name Barsauma