Browse Submitted Surnames

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the person who added the name is ShioTanbo1.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Komatsu Japanese
From Japanese 小 (ko) meaning "small" and 松 (matsu) meaning "pine tree, fir tree".
Komatsuzaki Japanese (Rare)
Ko ("Small") + Matsu ("Pine Tree") + Zaki ("Peninsula, Cape"). This is a uncommon name, but it has kanji that 90% of Japanese family names have.
Komiya Japanese
小 (Ko) means "Small" and 宮 (Miya) means "Shrine".
Konaka Japanese
小 (Ko) means "Small" and 中 (Naka) means "Middle".
Konparu Japanese
Kon means "Gold" and Paru is a form of Haru, meaning "Spring Season". Sources are in the notes
Kosaka Japanese
This is last name means small "Small Slope", Ko (small), Saka (slope).
Kosugi Japanese
Ko ("Small") + Sugi ("Cedar"). Jurota Kosugi is a Japanese voice actor.
Kotani Japanese
Ko means "Small" and Tani means "Valley".
Kotsuki Japanese
This is another way to pronounce and spell Kozuki.
Koumoto Japanese
It might mean "light source origin".
Kozuki Japanese
As far as I know, it doesn't mean "Small Moon". It has this kanji: 上月 (literally "above" and "moon", but it probably implies that the moon is above us in the sky).
Kuhara Japanese (Rare)
Ku ("Long time") + Hara ("Plain").
Kujira Japanese (Rare)
Kujira is an uncommon Japanese surname and first name that literally means "whale".
Kumaki Japanese (Rare)
The kanji in Anri Kumaki's name reads, Kuma ("Bear") + Ki ("Tree"). She is a singer and songwriter. There might be other combinations too, probably being , Ku ("Long Time") + Maki ("Shepard").
Kunimatsu Japanese
Kuni means "Land, Large Place" and can also refer to a country,but not always. Matsu means "Pine Tree". Okao Kunimatsu was a professional wrestler.
Kurahashi Japanese (Rare), Popular Culture
Kura means "Storehouse" and Hashi means "Bridge". More than a few anime characters have this surname in their own respective shows.
Kurama Japanese
Kurama is a rare Japanese masculine given name. The surname often means "Owns, Posess, Storehouse, Horse".
Kurasawa Japanese
倉 (Kura) means "Owns, Storehouse, Posesses" and 沢 (Sawa) means "Marsh, Swamp".
Kurata Japanese
From Japanese 倉 or 蔵 (kura) meaning "warehouse, storehouse" and 田 (ta) meaning "field".
Kuribayashi Japanese
Kuri means "Chestnut" and Bayashi is a more easily pronounced variant of Hayashi, which means "Forest, Grove".
Kurihashi Japanese
Kuri means "Chestnut" and Hashi means "Bridge" in Japanese.
Kurimoto Japanese
Kuri means "Chestnut" and Moto means "Origin, Source, Root".
Kuriyama Japanese
Kuri means "Chestnut" and Yama means "Mountain".
Kurizuka Japanese
Kuri means "Chestnut" and Zuka comes from Tsuka, meaning "Mound". This surname belongs to Asahi Kurizuka, an actor.
Kurogi Japanese
Variant of Kuroki, Kuro means "Black" and Gi means "Tree, Wood".
Kurohashi Japanese
Kuro means "Black" and Hashi means "Bridge".
Kuroko Japanese (Rare)
Kuro means "Black" and Ko means "Child". A notable bearer is Tetsuya Kuroko from Kuroko no Basket. The source is in the notes.
Kuromiya Japanese
Kuro means "Black" and Miya means "Shrine".
Kurosaka Japanese
Kuro means "Black" and Saka means "Hill, Slope".
Kuroyanagi Japanese
From Japanese 黒 (kuro) meaning "black" and 柳 (yanagi) meaning "willow".
Kushida Japanese (Rare)
This surname is written multiple ways, Kushi meaning "Skewer" or "Comb" (these are different kanji),and da is "Rice Paddy".
Kushieda Japanese (Rare)
Eda means "Branch", as for Kushi, the kanji in it that I have seen is not "Skewer", so it possibly means "Comb".
Kuwabara Japanese
Kuwa means "Mulberry Tree" and Bara's a variant of Hara, meaning "Plain, Field".
Kuwahara Japanese
From Japanese 桑 (kuwa) meaning "mulberry" and 原 (hara) meaning "field, plain".
Kuwako Japanese
Kuwa means "Mulberry Tree" and Ko means "Child, Sign of the Rat, 1st of the Chinese Zodiac."
Kyugoku Japanese
The Kyu part means "Capital City", the same kanji as Kyou.
Lascellas Spanish
Feminine vaiant of Lascellos.
Lefferts Dutch, North Frisian
From lefert meaning "Leopard."
Linzey English
This is a variant of Lindsey.
Loch German
From German Loch "hole", ultimately derived from Middle High German loch "hole, hollow, valley".
Mach Czech, Polish, Ukrainian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Bulgarian, Sorbian
Its roots are connected to the name Matthew.
Machida Japanese
From Japanese 町 (machi) meaning "town" and 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy".
Madhubuti Swahili
A notable bearer is Haki R. Madhubuti, a writer.
Maejima Japanese
Mae means "Front, Forward" and Jima means "Island". This is a variant of Maeshima.
Maeshima Japanese
Mae means "Front, Forward" and Shima means "Island".
Maeyamada Japanese
Mae means "Front, Forward", Yama means "Mountain", and Da means "Feild, Rice Patty. The source is in the notes.
Majima Japanese (Rare)
Ma means "Real,Genuine" (this is used most likely,anyway) and Jima means "Island".
Makimura Japanese
According to Hi!Penal!, this is written in three different ways (different kanji for "maki"), this kanji (牧) meaning "Shepard" and Mura (村) meaning "Village" is an example.
Makino Japanese
Makino means "Shepard Feild".
Makita Japanese
I'm not sure how the surname is usually written, but 真 (Ma) means "Genuine, Real, Sincere" and 北 (Kita) means "North". On the other hand, 牧 (Maki) means "Shepard, Tend cattle" and 田 (Ta) means "Rice Field, Rice Paddy"... [more]
Manabe Japanese
From Japanese 真 (ma) meaning "real, genuine" or 間 (ma) meaning "among, between" and 鍋 (nabe) meaning "pot, pan" or 部 (be) meaning "part, section".
Matsen English
Variant of Matson, Mattsen, etc.
Matsubayashi Japanese
Matsu means "Pine Tree" and Bayashi is a variant pronunciation of "Hayashi" meaning "Forest". This surname means "Pine Tree Forest". Matsubayashi-ryu is a kind of martial arts.
Matsuhashi Japanese
松 (Matsu) means "Pine tree" and 橋 (Hashi) means "Bridge".
Matsui Japanese
This was considered one of the top 100 used family names in Japan. Matsu ("Pine {tree}") + I ("Well, Mineshaft, Pit")
Matsumae Japanese
松 (Matsu) means "Pine Tree" and 前 (Mae) means "Front".
Matsunawa Japanese
Source in the notes.
Matsuo Japanese
From Japanese 松 (matsu) meaning "pine tree, fir tree" and 尾 (o) meaning "tail, end".
Matsuura Japanese
From Japanese 松 (matsu) meaning "pine tree, fir tree" and 浦 (ura) meaning "bay, inlet".
Matsuyuki Japanese
Matsu (松)"Pine" and Yuki (雪) "Snow". Yasuko Matsuyuki is a Japanese voice actress and singer.
Mattsen English
Variant of Matson.
Maxfield English
Habitational name from places so named in England.
Maxton English
From a place name meaning "Maccus' settlement".
Mccan Irish
A variant of McCann, which supposedly means "son of wolf club".
Mich Polish, English
From Michaj or Michal in Polish usage. From Michael in English.
Michie Scottish
My exact source is in the notes.
Mihara Japanese
From Japanese 三 (mi) meaning "three" and 原 (hara) meaning "field, plain".
Mikazuki Japanese (Rare)
Mikazuki is a one kanji surname that means " Crescent ".
Miki Japanese
Possibly Mi ("Three") + Ki ("Tree"). This might've been inspired by the Japanese first name Miki.
Minato Japanese
From Japanese 湊 or 港 (minato) meaning "port, harbour".