Submitted Surnames of Length 4

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the length is 4.
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Seth Indian, Hindi, Odia, Bengali, Marathi, Punjabi
Means "merchant, banker" in Hindi, ultimately from Sanskrit श्रेष्ठ (shreshtha) meaning "best, chief, most excellent".
Seto Japanese
This name is used as Se "Riffle" and To "Door". Asami Seto is a voice actress with this surname.
Seul French
From Fr. "only, alone"
Shah Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi
Derived from Sanskrit साधु (sādhú) meaning "gentleman, virtuous man".
Shai Hebrew (Modern)
From the unisex given name Shai.
Shan Chinese
From the place name Shan. Cheng Wang, the second king (1115–1079 bc) of the Zhou dynasty, granted to a son the area of Shan, and the son’s descendants adopted the place name as their surname. It comes from the Chinese word meaning "mountain"... [more]
Shan Gujarati, Hindi
A Gujarati and Hindi surname with an unknown meaning.
Shay Irish
Variant of Shea.
Shen Chinese
From Chinese 沈 (shěn) referring to the ancient state of Shen, which existed during the Zhou dynasty in what is now the Henan province.
Shen Chinese
From Chinese 申 (shēn) referring to the ancient state of Shen, which existed during the Zhou dynasty.
Shen Chinese
From Chinese 慎 (shèn) meaning "cautious, acting sincerely, with care".
Shih Taiwanese
Alternate transcription of Shi chiefly used in Taiwan.
Shim Korean
Alternate transcription of Sim.
Shin Korean
Korean form of Shen, from Sino-Korean 申 (sin).
Shio Japanese (Rare)
Shio means "Salt", this one of the most rarest Japanese surnames databases have compiled, I have two sources.
Shiu Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Shao.
Shum Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Shen.
Siam Thai
From Siam, a historical name for Thailand.
Siân Welsh
Either a variant of Siôn or taken directly from the name Siân
Siaw Akan
Meaning unknown.
Siht Estonian
Siht is an Estonian surname meaning "goal", "aim" and "objective".
Siig Estonian
Siig is an Estonian surname meaning "lavaret" or "whitefish" (Coregonus lavaretus).
Siim Estonian
Siim is an Estonian surname (and given name); from the masculine given name "Siim", a variant of "Simon".
Sika Akan
Meaning unknown.
Sikk Estonian
Sikk is an Estonian surname meaning "billy goat".
Sild Estonian
Sild is an Estonian name meaning "bridge".
Silk English, Irish
English: metonymic occupational name for a silk merchant, from Middle English selk(e), silk(e) ‘silk’. ... [more]
Sill English
English: from a medieval personal name, a short form of Silvester (see Silvester) or Silvanus (see Silvano).
Silm Estonian
Silm is an Estonian surname meaning with mulitple meanings: "eye", "stitch", "loop" and "lamprey".
Simm German
A shortening of the given name Simon.
Simm Estonian
Simm is an Estonian surname, a variant of the masculine given name "Simon".
Sing German, Chinese (Cantonese), Indian
German: probably a variant of Seng. ... [more]
Siôn Welsh
From the given name Siôn
Sirp Estonian
Sirp is an Estonian surname meaning "sickle".
Situ Chinese
From Chinese 司徒 (sītú), which was a title for one of the highest ranking government positions in ancient China.
Sivi Estonian
Sivi is an Estonian surname possibly derived from the village of the same name in Lääne-Viru County.
Sjöö Swedish
Derived from Swedish sjö "lake, sea".
Skau Norwegian, Danish
Ultimately derived from Old Norse skógr "forest".
Skog Norwegian, Swedish
Means "forest" in Norwegian and Swedish.
Skye English (Anglicized, Rare)
Originates from the Isle of Skye in Scotland.
Slim English
A characteristic name for someone noted for being thin.
Smed Danish, Swedish, Norwegian (Rare)
Scandinavian cognate of Smith.
Smee English
Variant of Smead, derived from either Middle English smethe "smooth" or Old English smiððe "smithy".
Smet Flemish
One who is a blacksmith
Snow English, Jewish (Anglicized)
Nickname denoting someone with very white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion, from Old English snaw "snow".... [more]
Soap American
a guy in call of duty modern warfare
Sokk Estonian
Sokk is an Estonian surname that means both "sock" and "billy-goat".
Sone Japanese
From Japanese 曽 (so) meaning "great" as in great-grandmother, and 根 (ne) meaning "root" as in tree root or plant root.... [more]
Soni Hindi
A Suryavanshi Khatri family, the surname originating from the Punjab region of India. In India the term caste creates a crucial distinction between Varna and Jāti, even though jati does not fit into any of the four varnas and is more often referred to as Sudras.
Sool Estonian
Sool is an Estonian surname meaning "salt".
Soon Estonian
Soon is an Estonian surname meaning "vessel" and "vein".
Sööt Estonian
Sööt is an Estonian surname meaning to "bait" or to "lure".
Sopa Albanian
Meaning unknown.
Sopp Estonian
Sopp is an Estonian surname meaning "mud", "creek" and "bottom".
Sora English (Canadian)
Sora is a Kingdom Hearts character developed by Square Enix and Disney
Soya English (Modern), Literature, Popular Culture
In the Kai the Hedgefox franchise, the name of the Soya clan is a pun on "Sawyer".
Spry English
Was apparently a nickname for an active, brisk, or smart person. The word spry is of obscure origin.
Srna Croatian
Means ''doe''.
Stål Swedish
Means "steel" in Swedish.
Star German, Dutch, Jewish, English
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German Star, Middle High German star, ‘starling’, probably denoting a talkative or perhaps a voracious person.... [more]
Stay English, American
Possibly related to the word Stay, or a nickname for Stanley.
Stem German
Tis is my Surname, of German ancestry.
Suga Japanese
From the Japanese 須 (su) "necessarily" and 賀 (ga or ka) "congratulation."
Sugg English (British)
Surname of internet personalities Zoe and Joe Sugg. Zoe is known as Zoella on the website YouTube and has a book on sale called "Girl Online". Joe is also a YouTuber.
Suhr German
Nickname for a bitter or cantankerous person, from Middle Low German sūr meaning "sour".
Sukk Estonian
Sukk is an Estonian surname meaning "stocking".
Sule Indian
1 Indian (Maharashtra); pronounced as two syllables: Hindu (Maratha) name, from Marathi suḷa ‘pointed tooth’, from Sanskrit šūla ‘spike’, ‘spear’.... [more]
Sulg Estonian
Sulg is an Estonian surname meaning "feather".
Sulu Tagalog
From the sea in the Philippines. Notable bearer is the fictional character Hikaru Sulu from Star Trek. The name is not commonly given to real people.
Suri Punjabi, Hindi, Indian (Sikh)
Based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community, from Sanskrit suri "sun", ‘priest’, ‘sage’. It is also an epithet of Krishna.
Susi Estonian
Susi is an Estonian surname, meaning "wolf" in the Võro dialect.
Suta Romanian
left handed
Sutt Estonian
Sutt is an Estonian surname possibly derived from "sült" meaning "brawn" and "meat jelly/head cheese".
Suun Estonian
Suun is an Estonian surname derived from "suund" meaning "directional".
Suur Estonian
Suur is an Estonian surname meaning "big" and "grand".
Suvi Estonian
Suvi is an Estonian surname meaning "summer".
Šváb Czech
It's from an animal cockroach.
Svan Swedish
Means "swan" in Swedish.
Švec Czech
It means "shoemaker".
Swan English, Scottish
Originally given as a nickname to a person who was noted for purity or excellence, which were taken to be attributes of the swan, or who resembled a swan in some other way. In some cases it may have been given to a person who lived at a house with the sign of a swan... [more]
Szot Polish
Nickname for a fish seller with a bad reputation, from szot "bad herring".
Taal Estonian
Taal is an Estonian surname derived from the German "thaler"; a silver coin.
Tada Japanese
From the Japanese 多 (ta) "many" and 田 (ta or da) "rice paddy."
Tael Estonian
Tael is an Estonian surname meaning "tinder" and "touchwood".
Ţaga Romanian
Țaga is a commune and village in Cluj County, Romania.
Taga Estonian
Taga is an Estonian surname meaning "behind".
Taha Arabic
From the given name Taha.
Tahk Estonian
Tahk is an Estonian surname meaning both "face/facet" or "aspect" and "whetstone".
Täht Estonian
Täht is an Estonian surname meaning "star".
Taim Estonian
Taim is an Estonian surname meaning "plant", "herb" and "seedling".
Taka Japanese
From Japanese taka, meaning "high, tall". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
Taki Japanese (Rare)
Tami means "Waterfall". This is occasionally a first name too,as a matter of a fact,neither of them are common.
Tali Estonian
Tali is an Estonian surname meaning both "winter" and "tackle" or "pulley".
Tall Estonian
Tall is an Estonian surname meaning both "lamb" and "stable/barn".
Talu Estonian
Talu is an Estonian surname meaning "farmstead".
Tăng Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (Tăng) meaning "High".
Tang Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Deng.
Tano Italian
From a short form of the personal name Gaetano.
Täpp Estonian
Täpp is an Estonian surname meaning "fleck" or "speckle".
Tapu Estonian
Tapu is an Estonian surname possibly derived from "Tapa", a town in Lääne-Viru County.
Tark Estonian
Tark is an Estonian surname meaning "wise" or "sage".
Tärn Estonian
Tärn is an Estonian surname meaning "star".
Tass Estonian
Tass is an Estonian surname meaning "cup" and "dish".
Tehu Estonian
Tehu is an Estonian surname possibly derived from "tahuma" meaning to "hew" and "cut".
Teng Chinese
From Chinese 滕 (téng) referring to the ancient state of Teng, which existed during the Zhou dynasty in what is now Shandong province.
Teng Chinese
Alternate transcription of Deng as well as the Hokkien and Teochew romanization of the name.
Teoh Chinese (Hokkien), Chinese (Teochew)
Hokkien and Teochew romanization of Zhang.
Tera Estonian
Tera is an Estonia surname that can mean "blade", "edge" and "grain".
Thái Vietnamese
Vietnamese for Cai.
Thal Jewish, German
Ornamental and topographic name derived from German Tal "valley".
Tham Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Tan.
Than Vietnamese
Vietnamese: unexplained.
Thảo Vietnamese
Means "beautiful" in Vietnamese.
Thao Vietnamese
Simplified variant of Thảo.
Then Malaysian
Possibly a form of Chen or Shen used by Chinese Malaysians.
Tian Chinese
From Chinese 田 (tián) meaning "field, farmland".
Tiao Taiwanese, Chinese (Hokkien)
Min Nan and Hokkien romanization of Zhang.
Tibu Estonian
Tibu is an Estonian surname meaning "chicken".
Tico Spanish
From the given Tico.
Tidd English
This Old English Surname was derived from a hill named after its resemblance to a teat or tead (mammary gland) of which Tidd is a variant. That name became a name for the locale and further by extension for its people... [more]
Tiên Vietnamese
From the given name Tiên.
Tiik Estonian
Tiik is an Estonian surname meaning "pond".
Tiis Estonian
Tiis is an Estonian surname; a shortening of the word "tiisel" meaning "pole" and "beam".
Tiit Estonian
Tiit is an Estonian surname as well as a masculine given name.
Tilk Estonian
Tilk is an Estonian surname meaning "drop" or "droplet".
Till German
From the given name Till.
Timm German, Dutch, English
English: probably from an otherwise unrecorded Old English personal name, cognate with the attested Continental Germanic form Timmo. This is of uncertain origin, perhaps a short form of Dietmar... [more]
Tint Estonian
Tint is an Estonian surname meaning "ink".
Tjoa Filipino
Filipino for Cai.
Toal Irish
Irish
Toba Japanese
From Japanese 鳥 (to) meaning "bird" and 羽 (ba) meaning "feather".
Tobe Japanese
To ("Door") + Be ("Section, Part"). It's similar to Abe, kanji wise. Sunaho Tobe is a freelance illustrator and character designer.
Toda Japanese
Japanese: there are multiple meanings with this surname depending on the kanji used. ... [more]
Toga Japanese
From Japanese 東 () "East", "eastern" and 賀 (ga) "congratulation". Other kanji combinations can form this surname as well.
Togo Japanese
From Japanese 東 (to, tou, tō) meaning "east" and 郷 (go, gou, gō) meaning "village"
Toht Estonian
Toht is an Estonian surname meaning "(tree) bark".
Toim Estonian
Toim is an Estonian surname meaning "grain".
Tojo Japanese
Variant transcription of Toujou.
Tõll Estonian
Tõll is an Estonian surname derived from the mythological Estonian hero giant Suur Tõll ("Big Tõll" or "Tõll the Great") who lived on the island of Saaremaa.
Toll English
A surname given to a person who lived near a clump of trees.
Tölp Estonian
Tölp is an Estonian surname meaning "dock-tailed", "tailless", "short", "scanty", "dull", and "dim-witted".
Tomp Estonian
Tomp is an Estonian surname meaning "stump".
Tone English
Was first found in Leicestershire where Ralph de Toni received lands of the Lordship of Belvoir for his services as Standard bearer at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Toni Italian
From the given name Antonio.
Tõnn Estonian
Tõnn is an Estonian surname and masculine given name related to the masculine given name "Tõnu".
Took Literature
In J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings", the surname of Peregrin "Pippin" Took, a cousin of Meriadoc Brandybuck and second cousin of Frodo Baggins. Bandobras Took, also known as the Old Took, is somewhat a famous name in Hobbit-lore, as he was not only adventurous but a friend of Gandalf's and tall enough to ride a horse... [more]
Tool Estonian
Tool is an Estonian surname meaning "chair".
Toom Estonian
Toom is an Estonian surname, possibly derived from "Toomingas" ("bird cherry") or, from the shortened version of the masculine given name "Toomas".
Toon English
From the Old English word tun meaning "enclosure, yard, town"
Topp German
German: from Low German topp 'point', 'tree top', hence a topographic name; or alternatively a metonymic occupational name or nickname from the same word in the sense 'braid'.
Torg English
Possibly from the Old Norse word “torg” meaning “marketplace”.
Torm Estonian
Torm is an Estonian surname meaning "storm".
Torn German
Derived from Old High German dorn / torn "thorn". As a surname, it was usually given to someone who lived near a thorn hedge.
Torp Norwegian, Swedish, Danish
Scandinavian form of Thorpe.
Tõru Estonian
Tõru is an Estonian surname meaning "acorn".
Tõrv Estonian
Tõrv is an Estonian surname meaning "tar".
Toth English (Anglicized), German
Either an anglicized form of Hungarian Tóth or derived from German tot "dead" or Middle High German tote "godfather".
Toth Jewish
This surname is a Hungarian surname that has been used by the Jewish population.
Towe English
English variant of Tow.
Toya Japanese
From Japanese 斗 (to) “constellation” and 矢 (ya) “arrow”
Trei Estonian
Trei is an Estonian surname meaning "turn".
Treu German, Jewish
From a nickname for a trustworthy person, from late Middle High German triuwe ‘loyal’. As a Jewish surname it is mainly ornamental.
Trka Czech
Not Avaliable.
Troi Popular Culture
Possibly a variant or corruption of Troy. A notable fictional bearer was the Star Trek: The Next Generation character Deanna Troi, who was the counselor aboard the USS Enterprise.
Trow English
Nickname for a trustworthy person, from Middle English trow(e), trew(e) 'faithful', 'steadfast'.
Troy German, Jewish, French, Dutch
As a German and Jewish surname, it is and Anglicized form of Treu or a similar surname.... [more]
Troy Irish
Reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Troighthigh "descendant of Troightheach", a byname meaning "foot soldier".
True English
This surname is of Anglo-Saxon origin, and has three distinct possible sources, each with its own history and derivation. ... [more]
Truu Estonian
Truu is an Estonian surname meaning "faithful".
Trux German
Variant of Drux.
Tsai Taiwanese
Alternate romanization of Cai chiefly used in Taiwan.
Tsoi Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Cai.
Tsoi Korean (Russified)
Alternate transcription of Tsoy.
Tsoy Korean (Russified)
Russified form of Choi used by ethnic Koreans living in former Soviet territories.
Tsui Chinese
Alternate transcription of Cui.
Tswb Hmong
One of the Hmong clans. Sometimes anglicized as Chue.
Tükk Estonian
Tükk is an Estonian surname meaning "piece" and "segment".
Tulp Estonian
Tulp is an Estonian surname meaning both "post/picket/stake" and "tulip".
Tunç Turkish
From the given name Tunç.
Tưởng Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (Jiang/Chiang) which probably means "Rice".
Tupý Slovak
From the word, meaning "blunt, dull".
Turi Estonian
Turi is an Estonian surname meaning both "scruff" or "withers".
Türk Turkish
Türk means "Turk" in Turkish.
Turk Slovene, Croatian
Means ''Turk''.
Turu Estonian
Turu is an Estonian surname meaning "market".
Tutt Estonian
Tutt is an Estonian surname meaning "wisp" or "tuft".
Tuul Estonian
Tuul is an Estonian name meaning "wind".
Tuum Estonian
Tuum is an Estonian surname meaning "essence", "crux" and "point (gist)"
Tüür Estonian
Tüür is an Estonian surname meaning "(boat) rudder".
Tuvi Estonian
Tuvi is an Estonian surname meaning "pigeon/dove".
Tysk Swedish
Means "German" in Swedish. It probably started out as a nickname for someone who had immigrated from Germany or for someone who had German ancestry. It could also be a 'soldier name' and refer to the military unit someone belonged to... [more]
Tzur Jewish
Means "rock, cliff" in Hebrew.
Tzvi Hebrew
From the given name Tzvi, means "gazelle, roebuck" in Hebrew.
Ucar Croatian
1 Croatian, Serbian, and eastern Slovenian: ironic nickname for an autocratic person, from car ‘tsar’.... [more]
Udam Estonian
Udam is an Estonian surname, possibly a corruption of "südame", meaning "dearest".
Udom English
English: nickname for someone who had done well for himself by marrying the daughter of a prominent figure in the local community, from Middle English odam ‘son-in-law’ (Old English āðum).
Ueki Japanese
From Japanese 植 (ue) meaning "plant" and 木 (ki) meaning "tree, wood".
Ueng Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Huang.
Ueta Japanese
This is how Ueda is sometimes said.
Ugas Catalan
Probably from the word uvas meaning "grapes".
Ugas Somali
From the given name Ugas.
Uhke Estonian
Uhke is an Estonian surname meaning "proud" or "vain".
Uibo Estonian
Uibo is an Estonian surname derived from "uibu", meaning "wintergreen".
Uiga Estonian
Uiga is an Estonian surname possibly derived from "eluiga" meaning "life" and "age".
Üits Estonian
Üits is an Estonian surname meaning "nicest".
Ulak Bosnian
From Turkish ulak, "a messenger".
Ulla Estonian
Ulla is an Estonian surname derived from "üla-", a prefix meaning "upper".
Umar Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Umar.
Umon Japanese (Rare)
This surname combines 右 (u, yuu, migi) meaning "right" or 宇 (u) meaning "eaves, heaven, house, roof" with 門 (mon, kado, to) meaning "gate."... [more]
Ünal Turkish
Means "become famous" or "become well-known" in Turkish.
Ünlü Turkish
Means "famous, celebrity" in Turkish.
Urie Scottish, English, Irish
From the Scottish Fetteresso parish, Kincardineshire. May mean someone who is brave and loud.
Ursu Romanian
Means "bear" in Romanian.
Usik Russian
From Russian meaning "tendril".