Browse Submitted Surnames

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the meaning contains the keyword wave.
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wave meaning
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Ahane Japanese (Rare)
亜 (A) means "second, Asia", 波 (ha) means "wave", 根 (ne) means "source, root". ... [more]
Akanami Japanese
Aka means "red" and nami means "wave".
Arase Japanese
Ara means "wild" and se means "ripple".
Arise Japanese
Ari means "exist, have, possess" and se means "ripple".
Ayanami Japanese
Aya (綾) means "twill", nami (波) means "wave"
Bacatan Filipino, Cebuano
Derived from Cebuano bakat meaning "billow, large wave of water".
Ess Low German, German (Swiss)
North German: topographic name for someone living on or owning land that was waterlogged or partly surrounded by water, from Middle Low German es ‘swamp’, ‘water’. ... [more]
Fujinami Japanese
Fuji means "wisteria" and nami means "wave".
Gal Hebrew (Modern)
From the given name Gal 1, means "wave" in Hebrew.
Hatane Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 波 (ha) meaning "wave" and 種 (tane) meaning "seed".
Hatano Japanese
From Japanese 波 (ha) meaning "waves, billows", 羽 (ha) meaning "feather, wing", 秦 (hata), a place name, or 畑 (hata) meaning "farm, field, garden" combined with 多 (ta) meaning "many, frequent" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness".
Hayase Japanese
Haya can mean "hawk" or "fast" and se means "ripple, current".
Homura Japanese
This surname is used as 保村, 甫村 or 穂村 with 保 (ho, hou, tamo.tsu) meaning "guarantee, keep, preserve, protect, support, sustain", 甫 (fu, ho, haji.mete, suke) meaning "for the first time, not until", 穂 (sui, ho) meaning "crest (of wave), ear, ear (of grain), head" and 村 (son, mura) meaning "town, village."... [more]
Isose Japanese
Iso means "sand" and se means "ripple".
Kampa Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 寒波 (kampa) meaning "cold wave", referring to possibly a person described as having cold vibes or an event that involved cold waves.
Katase Japanese
From 片 (kata) meaning "one side, single" and 瀬 (se) meaning "current, ripple".
Kawase Japanese
Kawase means "river" and se means "ripple".
Kinose Japanese
Ki means "tree, wood", no could be a possessive particle or it could mean "field, wilderness", and se means "current, ripple".
Kitase Japanese
Kita means "north" and and se means "ripple".
Kiyose Japanese
Kiyo means "pure, clean" and se means "ripple".
Kurose Japanese
Kuro means "black" and se means "current, ripple".
Lainevee Estonian
Lainevee is an Estonian surname meaning "wave water".
Lainevool Estonian
Lainevool is an Estonian surname meaning "flowing wave" (literally, "wave flow").
Mizuse Japanese
Mizu means "water" and se means "ripple".
Nagase Japanese
Naga means "chief, long" and se means "current, ripple".
Nakase Japanese
Naka means "middle" and se means "ripple, current".
Namba Japanese
From 難 (nan, nam) meaning "difficulties, flame, shortage, poorly" and 波 (ba, nami) meaning "wave, surf".
Namikawa Japanese
From Japanese 波 (nami) meaning "wave" and 川 (kawa) or 河 (kawa) both meaning "river, stream".
Namiki Japanese
Nami means "wave" and ki means "tree, wood".
Namiyama Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 波 (nami) meaning "wave" and 山 (yama) meaning "mountain".
Okase Japanese
Oka means "hill, ridge" and se means "ripple".
Roka Japanese
Japanese name meaning "White crest of the wave".
Sekawa Japanese
Se means "current, ripple" and kawa means "river, stream".
Senami Japanese
Se means "ripple, current" and nami means "wave".
Seno Japanese
From 瀬 (se) meaning "current, ripple" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness, plain".
Senuma Japanese
Se means "ripple" and numa means "marsh, swamp".
Sesaki Japanese
Se means "ripple, current" and saki means "peninsula, cape, promontory".
Shiranami Japanese
Shira means "white" and nami means "wave".
Tomose Japanese
Tomo means "friend" and se means "ripple, current".
Tsunami Japanese
From Japanese 津 (tsu) meaning "port, harbour" and 波 (nami) meaning "wave".
Watase Japanese
Wata means "boat, ferry" and se means "ripple".
Wellman English
From German Welle meaning "wave" and man, meaning "man", referring to someone who lived by a stream.
Yamase Japanese
Yama means "mountain" and se means "ripple".
Yasunami Japanese
Means "calm wave" in Japanese.
Yokose Japanese
Yoko means "beside next to" and se means "current, ripple".