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AL-KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Variant form of KASHGARI
. A famous bearer was Mahmud al-Kashgari (1005-1102), an 11th-century Kara-Khanid scholar and lexicographer of the Turkic languages from Kashgar, Xinjiang, People's Republic of China.
ALPTEKIN Turkish, Uyghur
From Turkish alp
meaning "brave, hero" and the Old Turkish title tegin
ATTENBOROUGH English (British)
Derived from the name of a village and a suburb called Attenborough, located in the Broxtowe borough of Nottinghamshire, England.
Derived from a toponym, meaning "beautiful watch-tower or look-out".
Derived from the word білий, meaning "white" in Ukrainian.
Derived from "Bourgogne", the French word for Burgundy, a historical territory and a former administrative region of east-central France. It originally denoted a person from Burgundy.
Originally a nickname for a person who had brown hair or skin, meaning "brownish" in German.
Indicated a person from Bremen in the State of Bremen, Germany.
Variant spelling of BUTGEREIT
. A famous bearer is German film director and screenwriter Jörg Buttgereit (1963-).
Derived from Gaelic ceard
meaning "craftsman, artist mechanic, travelling tinker".
Variant spelling of KARLSBERG
or derived from the name of a municipality in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Variant spelling of CAREY
. A famous bearer is Canadian-American actor Jim Carrey (1962-).
Ornamental name derived from Swedish ceder
"cedar" and gren
CEESAY Western African, Manding
Gambian surname of Mandinka origin, which originally indicated a descendant of a marabout, i.e. a West African Muslim teacher and religious leader.... [more]
Jewish occupational name derived from the Hebrew word חייט
Probably derived from the French given name CLÉMENT
. A famous bearer was Georges Clemenceau (1841-1929), a French politician who was the 54th Prime Minister of France during the First World War.
An occupational surname for a cordwainer or shoemaker, and derived from Old French cordouanier
, literally meaning "cobbler".
An occupational name for a seller of dairy products.
Derived from Gaelic dail
meaning "field" and glaise
Denoted a person from Amboise, a commune located in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.
Denoted someone from Beauvais, a city and commune in northern France.
Derived from Estaing, a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.
Denoted someone from Orve, a commune in the Doubs department in eastern France.
Derived from Europe's second longest river, the Danube River, which is called "Dunay" in Russian. Two famous bearers are Soviet film composer and conductor Isaak Dunayevsky (1900-1955), and his son, Russian film composer Maksim Dunayevsky (1945-).
From the Russian word дятел (dyatel), meaning "woodpecker".
EGGERT German, Jewish
Derived from the Proto-Germanic root agi
meaning "edge". This surname is common among Jewish families of Ashkenazi origin.
Deriving from Ettlingen, a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
GISCARD D'ESTAING French
Combination of GISCARD
. A famous bearer is former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing (1926-), whose father had the surname legally changed from "Giscard" to "Giscard d'Estaing" in 1922, claiming the name of a family line extinct since the French Revolution.
Derived from Swedish hall
"hall, stone, rock" and berg
Ornamental name derived from Swedish hammare
"hammer" and lund
Derived from the word "Hauptmann", a German military rank meaning "Captain".
HEINEKEN Dutch, German
Derived from HEIN
, a Dutch diminutive of HENDRIK
. A famous bearer was Gerard Adriaan Heineken (1841-1893), the founder of the Heineken N.V. brewing company... [more]
Derived from the same name of a municipality in Bitburg-Prüm, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Derived from the word гіль, meaning "bullfinch" (a name given to two groups of passerine birds) in Belarusian.
HIRSCHFELD German, Jewish, Yiddish
Ornamental name composed of German hirsch
or Yiddish hirsh
meaning "deer" and feld
meaning "field". It is also a topographic name for someone who lived in an area of land frequented by deer or where millets grew.
From Russian игумен (igumen)
meaning "hegumen", referring to the head of an Eastern Orthodox monastery.
KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Originally denoted someone who came from the city of Kashgar, located in the Xinjiang region of western China. The city's name is of Persian origin probably meaning "rock mountain".
KASONGO Central African
A Congolese surname derived from the town with the same name, located in the Maniema Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Variant spelling of KITCHEN
. A famous bearer was senior British Army officer and colonial administrator, Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener (1850-1916).
A German occupational surname for a knife maker, literally meaning "knife maker" or "weapons smith". It is derived from the German word "Klinge", meaning "blade".
LAFRAMBOISE French, French (Quebec)
Means "raspberry" in French. Most carriers of this surname descend from Joseph Frye, an English colonist from Kittery, Maine, United States, who was captured in an Indian raid in 1695 during King William's War and taken to New France by the First Nations and was baptized into the Catholic faith in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
From the name of various places in Germany, for example the village of Lauterbach in the district of Rottweil, Baden-Württemberg.
LEATHER English, Scottish
A metonymic occupational name for a leatherworker or seller of leather goods, from Middle English and Old English lether
An occupational name for a tanner, derived from the German word "lederaere", meaning "leather worker."
LE MONNIER French
Occupational surname for a miller, literally meaning "the miller" in French.
From the name of the commune of Lhomme, located in the Sarthe department in northwestern France.
LIEBERMANN German, Jewish
Derived from "Lieb", a German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) nickname for a person from the German "Lieb" or Yiddish "Lib", meaning "dear, beloved". Many Liebermann families originally spelled the name in Hebrew or Cyrillic characters, so variations in the spelling occurred during transliteration to the Latin alphabet.
Anglicisation of Scottish Gaelic Mac Gillebhràth
meaning "son of the servant of judgement".
MAC UIGHILÍN Irish, Scottish
Means "son of HUGELIN
". the surname was allegedly adopted by the de Mandevilles, a Cambro-Norman family that had conquered an area of north Antrim, a county in Northern Ireland... [more]
M'BALA Central African
Derived from the given name MBALA
. This surname is borne by French comedian, actor and political activist Dieudonné M'bala M'bala (1966-).
Derived from a Bengali word meaning "gentleman".
Possibly derived from the mountain in the Cascade Range, in the state of Washington, United States.
NIEDERMEIER German, German (Austrian)
Initially used as a distinguishing name for a farmer who had a farm lower than the neighboring one(s). This surname and its variant spellings are common to Austria and the Free State of Bavaria in Germany.
Meaning "October" in Russian, it often refers the October Revolution of November 1917, a coup led by Russian revolutionary Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924) and the Bolshevik Party.
Derived from Old English euld
meaning "old" and royd
Occupational name for a Ploughman, literally meaning "Ploughman/Plowman" in German.
PLANTAGENET Medieval English, Medieval French
Borne by the House of Plantagenet, a royal house which originated from the lands of Anjou in France. It also originated as a nickname for Geoffrey V, Count of Anjou (1113-1151), father of King Henry II of England (1133-1189), who ascended the English throne in 1154... [more]
RAMSBOTTOM English (British)
Denoted a person who resided near a physical feature such as a hill, stream, church, or type of tree. It is also a habitational name from a market town with the same name, located in Greater Manchester, England.
RAVENSCAR English (British)
From the name of a coastal village with the same name, located in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England.
Derived from the Middle High German word "rasch" meaning "quick," or "hot-headed". As such, it may have originated as a nickname for a quick or rash person.
From Russian щепка (shchepka)
meaning "sliver, splinter, chip".
From Russian швед (shved)
meaning "Swede, Swedish person".
SPRINGBORN Low German
The surname goes back to the place of living of the first carrier of that surname in medieval times, who lived in the vicinity of a spring or water well. Springborn is of German origin, specifically Middle Low German... [more]