Browse Submitted Surnames

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the person who added the name is Infinitas.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Idrissi Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the given name Idriss (chiefly Moroccan).
Ignat Romanian
From the given name Ignat.
Ignjatović Serbian
Means “son of Ignjat” in Serbian.
Iida Japanese
From Japanese 飯 (ii) meaning "cooked grains, cooked rice" and 田 (ta) meaning "field".
Ikegami Japanese
From Japanese 池 (ike) meaning "pool, pond" and 上 (kami) meaning "above, top, upper".
Ilievski Macedonian
Means "son of Iliya".
Iliopoulos Greek
Means "son of Ilias" in Greek.
Imam Arabic, Bengali, Persian, Urdu
From Arabic إِمَام (ʾimām) meaning "leader, guide", used to denote a Muslim leader.
Imanaliev Kyrgyz
Derived from Arabic إِيمَان (ʾīmān) meaning "faith, creed, religion" (see Iman) combined with the given name Ali 1.
Imanishi Japanese
From Japanese 今 (ima) meaning "now, present" and 西 (nishi) meaning "west".
İmanov Azerbaijani
Means "son of İman".
Imaoka Japanese
From Japanese 今 (ima) meaning "now, present" and 岡 (oka) meaning "hill, ridge".
Imran Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Imran.
Inthasone Lao
From Lao ອິນທະ (intha) referring to the Hindu god Indra and ສອນ (sone) meaning "teach, grow, mature".
Inthavong Lao
From Lao ອິນທະ (intha) referring to the Hindu god Indra and ວົງ (vong) meaning "lineage, family". This is the most common surname in Laos.
Ioannides Greek (Cypriot)
Alternate transcription of Ioannidis chiefly used in Cyprus.
Iordănescu Romanian
Means "son of Iordăn" in Romanian.
Iosebashvili Georgian
Means "son of Ioseb".
Iqbal Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Iqbal.
Irani Persian
Means "Iranian" in Persian. It is also commonly used within a Zoroastrian community in India with the same name.
Isa Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Isa 1.
Ishak Arabic
From the given name Ishak.
Ishaqzai Pashto
Means "son of Ishaq" in Pashto.
Ishibashi Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 橋 (hashi) meaning "bridge".
Işık Turkish
Means "light" in Turkish.
Isip Filipino, Tagalog
Means "mind, intellect, reason" in Tagalog.
Iskakov Kazakh
Means “son of Iskak".
Iskandar Arabic
From the given name Iskandar.
Islam Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Islam.
İslamov Azerbaijani
Means "son of İslam".
Ismael Arabic, Filipino, Tausug
From the given name Isma'il.
Ismoilov Uzbek, Tajik
Uzbek and Tajik form of Ismailov.
Isoev Tajik
Tajik variant of Isaev.
Israpilov Chechen, Kumyk
Means "son of Israpil".
Isufi Albanian
From the given name Isuf.
Ivanba Abkhaz
Means "son of Ivan" in Abkhaz.
Ivanchenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Ivan.
Ivanishvili Georgian
Means "son of Ivane".
Ivanova Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "daughter of Ivan", the feminine form of Ivanov.
Iwaya Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and 屋 (ya) meaning "house".
Izem Berber, Northern African
From the given name Izem, directly taken from the Tamazight word ⵉⵣⴻⵎ (izem) meaning "lion".
Jabbar Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Jabbar.
Jadhav Indian, Marathi
Marathi variant of Yadav.
Jafari Persian
From the given name Jafar.
Jafarzadeh Persian
From the given name Jafar combined with Persian زاده (zadeh) meaning "offspring".
Jahan Bengali, Urdu, Persian, Indian, Hindi
From the given name Jahan.
Jahangir Urdu, Punjabi, Bengali, Persian
From the given name Jahangir.
Jahani Persian
From the given name Jahan.
Jaimoukha Circassian
Means "cow herd, cowman", from Kabardian жэм (žăm) meaning "cow" and хъу (χ°) "male, man". It traditionally indicated someone who was wealthy because they possessed a large herd of bovine.
Jalal Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Jalal.
Jalali Persian, Urdu
From the given name Jalal.
Jalandoni Filipino, Hiligaynon
Meaning uncertain.
Jaleel Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Jalil.
Jalilov Uzbek, Tajik
Means "son of Jalil".
Jamali Persian, Arabic (Maghrebi), Urdu
From the given name Jamal.
Jameel Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Jamil.
Jamoukha Circassian
Variant transcription of Jaimoukha.
Jaouadi Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the given name Jaouad (chiefly Tunisian).
Jaouhari Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic جَوْهَر (jawhar) meaning "jewel, gem, essence" (chiefly Moroccan).
Jarrus Popular Culture
Used by Kanan Jarrus from the American show "Star Wars Rebels".
Jawad Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Jawad.
Jayarathna Sinhalese
Alternate transcription of Jayaratne.
Jayaratne Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and रत्न (ratna) meaning "jewel, treasure".
Jayasekara Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and शेखर (shekhara) meaning "crest, peak, top".
Jayasinghe Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and सिंह (sinha) meaning "lion".
Jayasundera Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and सुन्दर (sundara) meaning "beautiful".
Jayasuriya Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and सूर्य (surya) meaning "sun".
Jayawardena Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and वर्धन (vardhana) meaning "increasing, growing".
Jayaweera Sinhalese
From Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and वीर (vira) meaning "hero, man, brave".
Jazayeri Persian
Derived from Persian جزایر (jazâyir) meaning "islands", of Arabic origin.
Jean-baptiste Haitian Creole, French
From the French given name Jean-Baptiste.
Jean-louis Haitian Creole
From the given names Jean and Louis.
Jedou Western African
Found in Mauritania.
Jelassi Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant of Jlassi (chiefly Tunisian).
Jena Indian, Odia
Means "prince" in Odia.
Jendoubi Arabic (Maghrebi)
From Jendouba, the name of a large city in northwestern Tunisia. The name itself is derived from Berber (Tamazight) jen meaning "market" and douba meaning "wheat".
Jhala Indian, Gujarati
Gujarati clan name of unknown meaning.
Ji Chinese
From Chinese 季 (jì) meaning "youngest brother".
Jian Chinese
From Chinese 簡 (jiǎn) meaning "simple, uncomplicated".
Jiang Chinese
From Chinese 蒋 (jiǎng) referring to the ancient state of Jiang, which existed during the Zhou dynasty in what is now Henan province.
Jindal Indian, Punjabi, Hindi
Meaning uncertain.
Jlassi Arabic (Maghrebi), Berber
From the name of an Tamazight (Berber) tribal confederation in Tunisia; the name could be from Arabic إِخْلَاص (ʾiḵlāṣ) meaning "sincerity, devotion, loyalty" or of unknown Berber meaning.
Jong Korean
Alternate romanization of Jeong chiefly used in North Korea.
Joʻrayev Uzbek
Uzbek variant of Juraev.
Jordanov Bulgarian, Macedonian
Means "son of Jordan" in Macedonian, while it is also a Bulgarian variant transcription of Yordanov.
Juma Swahili, Arabic
From the given name Juma.
Jumaýew Turkmen
Means "son of Juma".
Junejo Pakistani, Sindhi
Means "(sons) of Juno", derived from the name of a past ancestor, Jam Juno, combined with Sindhi جي (jy) meaning "of". The Junejo are a Sindhi tribe mainly concentrated in Pakistan and parts of India.
Juraev Uzbek, Tajik
Means "son of Jo'ra".
Jusufi Albanian, Macedonian
Derived from the given name Jusuf.
Jusufović Bosnian
Means "son of Jusuf" in Bosnian.
Kaan Turkish
From the given name Kaan.
Kabir Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Kabir.
Kabiri Persian
From the Arabic كَبِير (kabīr) meaning "big, large, great".
Kadyrov Chechen, Uzbek, Tajik, Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Turkmen, Crimean Tatar, Tatar, Dagestani
Means "son of Kadyr". Notable bearers include father and son Akhmad (1951-2004) and Ramzan (1976-) Kadyrov, former President and current President of the Chechen Republic, respectively.
Kahraman Turkish
Means "hero" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian قهرمان (qahraman).
Kalinin Russian
Derived from Russian калина (kalina) meaning "guelder rose" (a type of plant).
Kalita Indian, Assamese
Meaning unknown. This is the name of a Hindu caste in the Indian state of Assam.
Kalogeropoulos Greek
Means "son of the monk" in Greek, derived from Greek καλόγερος (kalógeros) "monk, friar".
Kalsi Punjabi, Indian (Sikh)
Meaning unknown. Kalsi is a clan to Sikhs while it is a sub-caste to Lohars.
Kamal Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Kamal 1.
Kamat Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Konkani
Means "people who work in soil" from काम (kām) meaning "work, task, labour" combined with मिट्टी (miṭṭī) meaning "soil, earth".
Kamble Indian, Marathi, Konkani
Occupational name for a weaver of blankets or a nickname for a person who often carried blankets with them, derived from Sanskrit कम्बल (kambala) meaning "blanket".
Kamel Arabic
From the given name Kamal 1.
Kamenov Bulgarian
Means "son of Kamen".
Kanazawa Japanese
From Japanese 金 (kana) meaning "metal, money, gold" and 沢 or 澤 (sawa) meaning "marsh".
Kandil Arabic
Means "lamp, candle, lantern" in Arabic.
Karaca Turkish
Means "roe deer" in Turkish.
Karadeniz Turkish
Means "black sea" in Turkish.
Karakaya Turkish
Means "black rock" in Turkish.
Karapetian Armenian
Alternate transcription of Karapetyan.
Karapetyan Armenian
Means "son of Karapet".
Kara-Sal Tuvan
Means "black beard", derived from Tuvan кара (kara) meaning "black" combined with сал (sal) meaning "beard, moustache".
Karasu Turkish
Means "black water" derived from Turkish kara meaning "black, dark" combined with su "water".
Kardashyan Armenian
Western Armenian transcription of Kartashyan.
Kərimov Azerbaijani
Means "son of Kərim".
Karimov Uzbek, Azerbaijani, Kazakh, Tajik, Kyrgyz, Tatar, Bashkir
Means "son of Karim", also used as an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani Kərimov.
Kariv Hebrew
Means "battle, fight, war" in Hebrew.
Karmakar Indian, Bengali, Assamese
Perhaps derived from Sanskrit कर्म (kárma) meaning "action, performance, deed". This is the name of a Bengali Hindu caste of blacksmiths.
Karpov Russian
Means "son of Karp".
Kartashov Russian
Meaning uncertain.
Kartashyan Armenian
Means "son of the stonemason" from Armenian քարտաշ (kʿartaš) meaning "stonecutter, stonemason".
Karunanayake Sinhalese
From Sanskrit करुणा (karuna) meaning "compassion, kindness, mercy" and नायक (nayaka) meaning "hero, leader".
Karunaratne Sinhalese
From Sanskrit करुणा (karuna) meaning "compassion, kindness, mercy" and रत्न (ratna) meaning "jewel, treasure".
Karyakin Russian
Meaning uncertain.
Kashif Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Kashif.
Kaşıkçı Turkish
Means "spoonmaker" from Turkish kaşık meaning "spoon".
Kasim Arabic, Filipino, Maguindanao, Tausug
From the given name Qasim.
Kasparov Armenian (Russified)
Russified form of Gasparyan. A notable bearer is Garry Kasparov (1963-), a Russian chess grandmaster.
Kastrati Albanian
Derived from the name of the Kastrati tribe inhabiting the region of Malësia in northern Albania.
Kataoka Japanese
From Japanese 片 (kata) meaning "partial, one-sided" and 岡 (oka) meaning "hill, ridge".
Katayama Japanese
From Japanese 片 (kata) meaning "partial, one-sided" and 山 (yama) meaning "mountain".
Kateb Arabic
From Arabic كَاتِب (kātib) meaning "writer, scribe, clerk".
Katzenberg Jewish
Elaboration of Katz with the old German word berg meaning "mountain".
Kazacov Russian
Variant spelling of Kazakov.
Kazan Jewish
From Hebew chazan, which is an occupational name for a cantor in a synagogue.
Kazan Ukrainian, Belarusian, Jewish
From Turkish kazan meaning "kettle, boiler, furnace".
Kazan Greek
Reduced form of Kazandis which is an occupational surname for a maker of cauldrons or someone who uses a cauldron for the distillation of ouzo or raki... [more]
Kazanov Russian
Means "of Kazan", either referring to the city of Kazan in Tatarstan, Russia, or from a given name. The name is most likely of Turkic origin, possibly from Bulgar qazan meaning "cauldron, pot", which would have been used to denote someone who made pots.
Kazim Urdu, Punjabi, Arabic
From the given name Kazim.
Kazimirov Russian
Means "son of Kazimir".
Kazımov Azerbaijani
Means "son of Kazım".
Kemelov Kazakh
Means "son of Kemel".
Kenza Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the given name Kenza.
Kermani Persian
Indicated a person from the city of Kerman in Iran, derived from Middle Persian klmʾn of uncertain meaning.
Keskin Turkish
Means "sharp, bitter" in Turkish.
Kessel German
Occupational name for a maker of cooking vessels from Middle High German kezzel meaning "kettle, cauldron, boiler".
Kessel Dutch
Habitational name for someone originally from any of the various locations in the Netherlands named Kessel.
Khabibullin Tatar, Bashkir
From the given name Habibullah.
Khachukaev Chechen
Meaning uncertain.
Khajimba Abkhaz
Of unknown meaning. A notable bearer is Raul Khajimba (1958-), the current President of Abkhazia.
Khaled Arabic, Bengali
From the given name Khalid.
Khaleel Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Khalil.
Khalif Somali
Somali form of Khalifa.
Khalifa Arabic
From the given name Khalifa.
Khalil Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Khalil.
Khalili Persian, Arabic
From the given name Khalil.
Khalsa Indian (Sikh), Punjabi
Derived from Arabic خلص (khalasa) meaning "pure, clear". This is also the term used to refer to initiated Sikhs.
Khamkaeo Thai
From Thai คำ (kham) meaning "gold" or "word, speech" and แก้ว (kaeo) meaning "crystal, glass, diamond".
Khamzin Tatar, Bashkir, Kazakh
From the given name Khamza.
Kharazia Abkhaz
There are several theories on the origin of the name. It could be derived from Arabic حَارِس (ḥāris) meaning "guard, guardian, defender", from a contraction of a Hebrew term, or from the Abkhaz word ҳара (ḥārā́) meaning "we, ours" combined with the Abkhaz suffix -ya or -ia denoting descent.
Khare Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "pure, true" in Hindi and Marathi.
Kharebaty Ossetian
Derived from Georgian ხარება (xareba) meaning "annunciation".
Khashba Abkhaz
Either derived from Abkhaz ахацə (āxācə) meaning "stone" or алашара (ālāšārā) "light".
Khateeb Arabic, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Khatib as well as the Urdu form.
Khatib Arabic
Means "speaker, orator" in Arabic. In Islam this is the name of the person who delivers sermons (khutbah) during Friday and Eid prayers.
Khatiwada Nepali
From the name of a village in the Doti District of Nepal.
Khatun Bengali, Indian, Hindi, Assamese, Odia, Nepali
From the Persian title خاتون‎ (khatun) meaning "lady, noblewoman", the feminine counterpart to Khan.
Khavaza Dungan
Derived from the second part of the Arabic given name Muhammad, -ha-.
Khaybulaev Avar, Crimean Tatar
Means "son of Khaybulla", from a given name derived from Arabic حَيّ (ḥayy) meaning "alive" combined with الله (allāh) meaning "Allah, God".
Khemkhaeng Thai
Means "strong" in Thai.
Khertek Tuvan
Meaning uncertain.
Khieu Khmer
Means "to be blue (in colour)" in Khmer.
Khirlig-ool Tuvan (Rare)
Means "dirty boy" in Tuvan, from Tuvan хирлиг (khirlig) "dirty" and оол (ool) "son, boy".
Khismatullin Tatar, Bashkir
From the given name Ismatullah.
Khizriev Chechen
Means "son of Khizir".
Kholodov Russian
Derived from Russian холод (kholod) meaning "cold".
Khosravi Persian
From the given name Khusraw.
Khouri Arabic
Alternate transcription of Khoury.
Khoury Arabic
Means "priest" in Arabic, ultimately from Latin curia meaning "court". It is mostly used by Arabic-speaking Christians.
Khumalo Zulu, Ndebele, South African
Zulu and Ndebele clan name meaning "descendant of the fish tribe".
Khuren-ool Tuvan (Rare)
Means "brown boy" in Tuvan, from Tuvan хүрең (khüreñ) meaning "brown" combined with оол (ool) "son, boy".
Khvan Korean (Russified)
Russified form of Hwang used by ethnic Koreans living in former Soviet territories.
Kılıç Turkish
Means "sword" in Turkish.
Kirakosyan Armenian
Means "son of Kirakos".
Kirichenko Ukrainian
Alternate transcription of Kyrychenko.
Kishino Japanese
From Japanese 岸 (kishi) meaning "beach, shore, bank" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness".
Kishor Indian, Hindi
From the given name Kishor.
Klimenko Ukrainian
Alternate transcription of Klymenko.
Klymenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Klim.
Kogai Korean (Russified)
Variant transcription of Kogay.
Kogay Korean (Russified)
Form of Ko used by ethnic Koreans living in former Soviet territories.
Koirala Nepali
From the name of the village of Koirali in Nepal.
Kolesnikov Russian
Derived from Russian колесник (kolesnik) meaning "wheelwright, wheel artisan".
Komarov Russian
From Russian комар (komar) meaning "mosquito".
Kondo Japanese
Alternate transcription of Kondō.
Kong Chinese
From Chinese 孔 (kǒng) meaning "hole, opening". According to legend, this name was created by Cheng Tang, the founder and first king of the Shang dynasty. He formed it by combining the character for his family name, 子 () (his full personal name was Zi Lü), with 乙 (yǐ), the second part of his style name, Da Yi (or Tai Yi)... [more]
Konstantinidis Greek
Means "son of Konstantinos" in Greek.
Korbut Ukrainian, Belarusian
From a form of the Lithuanian given name Kaributas. A famous bearer is former Soviet gymnast Olga Korbut (1955-).
Koretskiy Russian
Name for a person originally from the Ukrainian city of Korets, derived from Russian корец (korets) or корчик (korchik) both referring to a type of ladle.
Koretsky Russian, Jewish
Alternate transcription of Koretskiy.
Korkmaz Turkish
Means "unafraid, fearless" in Turkish.
Kornfeld German, Jewish
Means "cornfield" in German.
Koroi Fijian
Fijian surname of unknown meaning.
Korolyov Russian
Derived from Russian король (korol) meaning "king".
Kortava Abkhaz
Mingrelian form of the Abkhaz surname Кәартаа (Kuartaa) of unknown meaning. During the reign of Stalin, the Abkhaz began adopting the Mingrelian spelling.
Koshkov Russian (Rare)
Possibly from Russian кошка (koshka) "cat".
Kostas Greek
From the given name Kostas.
Kostenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Kostyantyn.
Kostopoulos Greek
Means "son of Kostas".
Kotaka Japanese
From Japanese 小 (ko) meaning "small" and 高 (taka) meaning "tall, high".
Kothari Indian, Marathi, Gujarati
Derived from Sanskrit कोष्ठागारिक (koṣṭhāgārika) meaning "storekeeper".
Kouri Greek
Variant of Kouris.
Kouris Greek
Topographic surname for someone who lived in a forest, ultimately from Turkish koru meaning "small forest, grove".
Kovaçi Albanian
Derived from Albanian kovaç meaning "blacksmith".
Kozyrev Russian
From Russian козырь (kozyr) meaning "high standing collar" or "canopy" or "head of a sleigh".
Kozyreva Russian
Feminine form of Kozyrev.
Kreisel German, Jewish
Jewish family name and originally a nickname for an active or disorganized person, derived from German kreisel meaning "spinning top, top", ultimately from kreis "circle". Alternatively, it could've be used as a nickname for a person with curly hair in the context of "spiral" or "curl".
Križaj Slovene
Means "crucify" in Slovene.
Kuboyama Japanese
From Japanese 久 (ku) meaning "long time ago", 保 (ho) meaning "protect" and 山 (yama) meaning "mountain".
Kubrava Abkhaz
Mingrelian form of an Abkhaz surname of unknown meaning.
Kudashev Bashkir, Tatar, Russian
Means "son of Kudash", from a given name of Mordvin or Turkic origin possibly meaning "woman's son" or "wife's son", referring to a boy born from one father and another mother (in relation to his half-siblings)... [more]
Kudaybergenov Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Variant transcription of Kudaibergenov.
Kulakarni Indian, Kannada
Kannada variant of Kulkarni.
Kulasekara Sinhalese
From Sanskrit कुल (kula) meaning "family" and शेखर (shekhara) meaning "crest, peak, top".
Kulasekera Sinhalese
Alternate transcription of Kulasekara.
Kumara Sinhalese
Derived from Sanskrit कुमार (kumara) meaning "boy, prince".
Kumarasinghe Sinhalese
From Sanskrit कुमार (kumara) meaning "boy, prince" and सिंह (sinha) meaning "lion".
Kumari Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali, Assamese, Odia, Tamil, Nepali, Sinhalese
Means "(young) girl, daughter, princess" in Sanskrit.
Kurbonov Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Kurbanov.
Kuroiwa Japanese
From Japanese 黒 (kuro) meaning "black" and 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks".
Kurt Turkish
Means "wolf" in Turkish.
Kurtoğlu Turkish
Means "son of the wolf" from Turkish kurt meaning "wolf".
Kuryakin Russian (Rare)
Possibly a variant of Koryakin.
Kusainov Kazakh
Means "son of Kusain" (see Husayn).
Kuular Tuvan
Derived from Tuvan куу (kuu) meaning "swan" or "gray". Names bearing unfavourable meanings were traditionally used by Tuvans to ward off evil spirits.
Kuzmenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Kuzma.
Kvitsinia Abkhaz
Mingrelian form of the Abkhaz surname Kutsnia; the Abkhaz name was replaced by the Mingrelian spelling during the era of Joseph Stalin. It is most likely derived from Abkhaz икуцны иааз (ikutsny iaaz) meaning "one who migrates", though the word квици (kvitsi) has no real meaning in Abkhaz... [more]
Kwak Korean
From Sino-Korean 郭 (gwak) meaning "outer city" (making it the Korean form of Guo) or 霍 (gwak) meaning "quickly, suddenly".
Kwek Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Guo.
Kyriacou Greek (Cypriot)
Alternate transcription of Kyriakou chiefly used in Cyprus.
Kyrychenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Kyryk.
Laayouni Arabic (Maghrebi)
From Laayoune, the name of a city in the Western Sahara (chiefly Moroccan).
Labakhua Abkhaz
Abkhaz name derived from Arabic لَاحَظَ (lāḥaẓa) meaning "to notice, to look" combined with بَهِيجَة (bahīja) meaning "delightful, joyous" (see Bahija)... [more]
Labazanov Chechen, Avar
Means "son of Labazan".
Labidi Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic عابد (ʿābid) "worshiper, adorer, server" (chiefly Tunisian).
Lacson Filipino
From Min Nan 六孫 (la̍k-sun) or 六孙 (la̍k-sun) meaning "sixth grandchild".
Ladja Filipino, Tausug
Derived from Tausug raja meaning "king, ruler".
Ladjabassal Filipino, Tausug
From the Tausug title raja basar, which was conferred upon the second or middle son of a sultan.
Laghari Pakistani, Sindhi, Balochi
From the name of a Balochi tribe in Pakistan.
Laguindab Filipino, Maranao
From Maranao lagindab meaning "blaze".
Lahlou Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic حُلْو (ḥulw) meaning "sweet" or "nice, charming", chiefly used in Moroccan Arabic.
Lai Chinese
From Chinese 赖 (lài) meaning "rely", also referring to the ancient state of Lai that existed during the Zhou dynasty in what is now Henan province.
Lakerbaia Abkhaz
Mingrelian form of the Abkhaz aristocratic family name Lakrba possibly from Abkhaz а-лакра (a-lakra) meaning "in thickets, to catch in thickets" or "to rank, to include". It was most likely used to refer to a hunter or a member of a large group of peasants.
Lakhani Indian, Gujarati, Sindhi
Means "descendant of Lakh", Lakh being a short form of the given name Lakshmana.
Lakoba Abkhaz
From the nickname Lako, possibly meaning "swamp" in Abkhaz (denoting someone who lived in a marshy area).
Lakshmi Indian, Telugu, Odia, Tamil, Malayalam
From the given name Lakshmi.
Lal Indian, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi
From Sanskrit लाला (lālā) meaning "caressing, cajoling". It can also be interpreted to mean "garnet" or "red, ruby" from Persian لال (lâl) or لعل (la'l).
Lamari Arabic (Maghrebi)
Alternate transcription of El Amari.
Lamichhane Nepali
Means "long roof" from Nepali लामो (lāmo) meaning "long" and छाना (chānā) meaning "roof". It was traditionally used to refer to families that lived in houses with longer roofs.
Langeland Norwegian
Derived from the elements lang meaning "long" and land meaning "land" or "farmstead".
Langevin French
From French l'Angevin meaning "the Angevin", denoting a person from the French province of Anjou.
Langfield English
Habitational name for someone originally from any of the various locations in England named Langfield, from Old English lang meaning "long" and feld meaning "field".
Langston English
Habitational name for someone from any of the various locations in England named Langston, derived from Old English lang meaning "long" and stan meaning "stone".
Lansangan Filipino, Tagalog
Means "road, street" in Tagalog.
Latayan Filipino, Tagalog
Means "plank, wale" in Tagalog.