Browse Submitted Surnames

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the meaning contains the keyword divide.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Bakhsh Urdu
Derived from Persian بخش (bakhsh) meaning "fortune, lot, share, portion".
Balitaan Filipino, Tagalog
Means "to share news" in Tagalog.
Kabuhashi Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 株 (kabu) meaning "tree stump, company share stock" and 橋 (hashi) meaning "bridge", possibly referring to a bridge next to a tree stump.
Kagewari Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 蔭 (kage) meaning "shade" and 割 (wari), from 割り (wari), the continuative form of 割る (waru) meaning "to divide; to separate, to crack", referring to a shady land with cracks.
Kokubu Japanese
From Japanese 国 or 國 (koku) meaning "country, state" and 分 (bu) meaning "part, share, portion".
Manley English
Habitational name from places in Devon and Cheshire, named in Old English as "common wood or clearing", from (ge)mǣne "common, shared" and lēah "woodland clearing". The surname is still chiefly found in the regions around these villages.
Massaro Italian
Regional or archaic form of Italian massaio meaning "tenant farmer, share cropper".
Pyo Korean (Rare)
From Sino-Korean 俵 (pyo) meaning "to share".
Vahejõe Estonian
Vahejõe is an Estonian surname meaning "mid/dividing river".
Vahemets Estonian
Vahemets is an Estonian surname meaning "middle/dividing forest".
Vahenõmm Estonian
Vahenõmm is an Estonian surname meaning "dividing/middle heath".
Vahesalu Estonian
Vahesalu is an Estonian surname meaning "dividing/middle grove".