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.
Sasano Japanese
From 笹 (sasa) meaning "bamboo grass" and 野 (no) meaning "field, plains". Other characters are also possible.
Sasayama Japanese
笹 (Sasa) means "Bamboo" and 山 (Yama) means "Mountain".
Satoki Japanese
"City tree".
Satomi Japanese
Sato means " Village " and Mi means " Mindset, Outlook" in this surname. Satomi is also a Japanese first name.
Satoya Japanese
Sato and Ya together, means "Village Valley".
Sawamura Japanese
From Japanese 沢 or 澤 (sawa) meaning "swamp, marsh" and 村 (mura) meaning "town, village".
Schie German
From a nickname that meant "shy".
Senju Japanese (Rare)
Sen means "One thousand" and Ju means "Congratulations".
Seto Japanese
This name is used as Se "Riffle" and To "Door". Asami Seto is a voice actress with this surname.
Setou Japanese
Variant transcription of Seto.
Shang Chinese
This is a Chinese dynasty.
Shee Irish (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of O'Shea.
Shie German
Variant of Schie.
Shigusawa Japanese
Keiichi Shigusawa, professionally known as Keiichi Sigsawa, is an award winning novelist.
Shimaoka Japanese
島 (Shima) means "Island", 岡 (Oka) means "Ridge, Hill".
Shimazaki Japanese
From Japanese 島 (shima) meaning "island" and 崎 (saki) meaning "cape, peninsula".
Shimooka Japanese
Shimo means "Under, Below" and Oka means "Ridge, Hill". A notable bearer is Renjo Shimooka, who was a professional photographer.
Shimotsuki Japanese (Rare)
霜 (Shimo) means " (Hoar)frost" and 月 (Tsuki) means "Month, Moon". This is the traditional name for November in the Japanese language. It is also beared by Haruka Shimotsuki, a singer.
Shimoyama Japanese
Shimo means "Under, Below" and Yama means "Mountain". So in that case, it is Yamashita backwards, except for a different pronunciation. A notable bearer is Kento Shimoyama, who is screenwriter.
Shinden Japanese
See Arata,this is simply the formal pronunciation.
Shio Japanese (Rare)
Shio means "Salt", this one of the most rarest Japanese surnames databases have compiled, I have two sources.
Shiokawa Japanese
Shio means "Salt, Tide" and Kawa means "River, Stream."
Shouyu Japanese (Rare)
Variant transcription of Shoyu.
Shoyu Japanese (Rare)
Shoyu is made up of two kanji and literally means "Soy Sauce". There are other Japanese last names related to food too, but if it's directly related to food, it is rare.
Shutz German, Jewish
German variant of Shuetz. In Jewish usage, it is ornamental.
Sia Chinese
Variant of Xie.
Sigsawa Japanese (Anglicized)
The professional surname of Keiichi Shigusawa, an author.
Sky Jewish
Shortened from last names ending in -sky.
Sugawara Japanese
From Japanese 菅 (suga) meaning "sedge" and 原 (wara) meaning "field".
Sugieda Japanese
杉 (Sugi) means "Cedar Tree" and 枝 (Eda) means "Branch, Bough, Twig". A notable bearer is Mayu Sugieda, who is mainly known as a musical artist.
Sugihara Japanese
From Japanese 杉 (sugi) meaning "cedar" and 原 (hara) meaning "field, plain".
Sugimori Japanese
杉 (Sugi) means "Cedar Tree" and 森 (Mori) means "Forest".
Sugimura Japanese
From Japanese 杉 (sugi) meaning "cedar" and 村 (mura) meaning "town, village".
Sugino Japanese
From Japanese 杉 (sugi) meaning "cedar" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness".
Sugita Japanese
From Japanese 杉 (sugi) meaning "cedar" and 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy".
Sugitani Japanese
Sugi means "Cedar Tree" and Tani means "Valley". Taizo Sugitani is a notable bearer. He's a Japanese equestrian.
Sunadori Japanese (Rare)
漁 (Sunadori) means "Fishing".
Suzumiya Japanese (Rare), Popular Culture
Suzu means "Bell" and Miya means "Shrine". Haruhi Suzumiya was the female protagonist of The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, a popular Japanese light novel series.
Suzutani Japanese (Rare)
Suzu means "Bell, Chime" and Tani is western Japanese for "Valley".
Suzuya Japanese (Rare)
This is the more commonly heard variation of Suzutani.
Tadokoro Japanese
It literally means "Farmland, Country" in Japanese. It's made up of 田 (Ta) meaning "Rice Field, Rice Patty", plus 所 (Dokoro).
Tajiri Japanese
From Japanese 田 (ta) meaning "paddy, field" combined with 尻 (shiri) "behind, end, rear".
Takagiri Japanese
高 (Taka) means "High, Tall, Expensive" and Giri is a variant of 桐 (Kiri) meaning "Foxglove/Paulownia Tree". A notable bearer is Makoto Takagiri, an actor.
Takahata Japanese
高 (Taka) means "Expensive, Tall, High" and 畑 (Hata) means "Feild, Farmland". A notable bearer is Isao Takahata, who is famous for multiple things. But, he's well known internationally for directing anime films.
Takahide Japanese (Rare)
Taka means "eagle" such as in surname "Takasu" but more commonly means "tall,high" instead. Hide means "fine,excellence". This must be one of the very few Japanese surnames that has "Hide" in it. It is mostly just a first name element... [more]
Takaki Japanese
This is actually just a variant of Takagi.
Takamatsu Japanese
From Japanese 高 (taka) meaning "tall, high" and 松 (matsu) meaning "pine tree, fir tree".
Takami Japanese
Taka means "High, Tall, Expensive" and Mi means "Viewing, See, Outlook".
Takamura Japanese
Taka means "High, Expensive, Tall" and Mura means "Hamlet, Village".
Takanashi Japanese
From Japanese 高 (taka) meaning "tall, high" and 梨 (nashi) meaning "pear".
Takao Japanese
高 (Taka) means "High, Tall, Expensive" and 尾 (O) means "Tail". A fictional bearer of this last name is Kazunari Takao from Kuroko No Basket.
Takase Japanese
Taka means "High,tall" and Se means "Riffle".
Takasu Japanese
Takasu is a surname that means "Hawk's nest". Taka alone means "hawk"(and others not used for this)and Su is the "nest".
Takayanagi Japanese
Taka "High,Tall" and Yanagi "Willow".
Takazato Japanese
高 (Taka) means "High, Expensive, Tall" and Zato is a variant of 里 (Sato) meaning "Type of Measurement, Village, League, Parent's Home". A notable bearer is Suzuyo Takazato, a politician.
Takehara Japanese (Rare)
Take means "Bamboo" while Hara means "Plain". This surname means " Plain of the Bamboo". Takehara is also a city in Hiroshima and a railway station.
Takei Japanese
Take means "Bambo" and I means "Mineshaft, Well, Pit".
Takekawa Japanese
"Bamboo river."
Takemiya Japanese
From Japanese 竹 (take) meaning "bamboo" and 宮 (miya) meaning "temple, shrine, palace".
Takemura Japanese
From Japanese 竹 (take) meaning "bamboo" and 村 (mura) meaning "town, village".
Takeno Japanese
Take means "Bamboo" and No means "Field, Wilderness".
Taketatsu Japanese
竹 (Take) means "Bamboo", 達 (Tatsu) means "Reach". This surname belongs to Ayana Taketatsu, a Japanese voice actress. Check the notes if needed.
Taki Japanese (Rare)
Tami means "Waterfall". This is occasionally a first name too,as a matter of a fact,neither of them are common.
Takinoue Japanese
Taki means "Waterfall", no is a possessive particle meaning "Therefore, Of", and Ue means "Top, Above, Upper".
Tamagawa Japanese
Tama means "Jewel, Square" and Gawa comes Kawa, meaning "River".
Tamara Japanese (Rare)
Probably Tama ("Jewel") + Ra ("Good").
Tamayama Japanese
玉 (Tama) means "Jewel, Gem" and 山 (Yama) means "Mountain".
Tanabata Japanese (Rare)
This refers to the Japanese Star Festival on July 7th. ... [more]
Tanigawa Japanese
From Japanese 谷 (tani) meaning "valley" and 川 (kawa) meaning "river, stream".
Tanihara Japanese
Tani means "Valley" and Hara means "Plain". Hideto Tanihara is a notable bearer, he is a professional golf player.
Taniyama Japanese
Tani means "Valley" and Yama means "Mountains". Yutaka Taniyama was a Japanese mathematician.
Tanuma Japanese
Ta means "Reic Field, Paddy/Patty" and Numa means "Swamp".
Tates English
This is a variant of rather Tate or Tate, both having the same origin.
Tatsuoka Japanese
Tatsu means "Stand" or "Dragon, Imperial, and Oka means "Ridge, Hill."
Tatsushima Japanese
A notable bearer is Yuko Tatsushima, an actress. Her last name translates to: "Standing Island", written like this: 立島.
Tenkubashi Japanese (Rare), Popular Culture
Written with kanji meaning "Heaven Sky Bridge", possibly rare. This surname is possessed by two characters in popular culture, Aika Tenkubashi from "Shomin Sample", and Tomoka Tenkubashi from the "Idolm@sters: Million Live" game.
Terada Japanese
From Japanese 寺 (tera) meaning "Buddhist temple" and 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy".
Terasaki Japanese
From Japanese 寺 (tera) meaning "Buddhist temple" and 崎 (saki) meaning "cape, peninsula".
Teratani Japanese
"Temple valley".
Thomison English
A Variant of Thompson, meaning "Son of Thomas".
Thomlison English
Possibly variant of Thompson, similar to Thom-LIN-son.
Thompsen English
Variant of Thompson meaning "Son of Thomas".
Thomsen English
A variant of Thompson, meaning "Son of Thomas".