Submitted Surnames of Length 5

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the length is 5.
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Aadli Estonian
Aadli is an Estonian surname, derived from "aadel", meaning "nobility".
Aamir Urdu
From the given name 'Aamir.
Äärma Estonian
Äärma is an Estonian surname derived from "ääremaa" meaning "borderland".
Aasen Norwegian
Means "the ridge" in Norwegian. Definite singular form of Aas.
Aasum Norwegian
Derived from Old Norse aas "hill" and um "around".
Aavik Estonian
Aavik is an Estonian surname, a variation of "haavik", meaning "aspen forest".
Aaziz Arabic
From the given name Aziz.
Abaev Ossetian, Uzbek, Kazakh, Turkmen
Possibly derived from Proto-Turkic *bāj meaning “rich, noble”.
Abaño Filipino
Possibly derived from Spanish baño meaning "bath".
Abara Japanese
formed with 空 (a, sora) meaning "sky" and 原 (hara) meaning "field".
Abaza Arabic
From the name of the Abazin (or Abaza) people native to the Northwest Caucasus. This name was adopted by Abazins, Circassians, and Abkhaz who were expelled from the Caucasus in the 19th century.
Abbot English
Variant of Abbott.
Abbys English
Variant of Abbs.
Abdul Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto, Bengali, Punjabi
From Arabic عبد ال (abdul) meaning "servant of the", commonly used as a prefix for given names (such as عبد العزيز ('Abd al-'Aziz) meaning "servant of the powerful").
Abebe Amharic, Ethiopian
Means "flower" in Amharic.
Abegg German, German (Swiss)
Topographic name for someone who lived near the corner of a mountain, from German ab meaning "off" and Egg, dialect form of Eck(e) meaning "promontory", "corner".
Ābele Latvian (Rare)
Means "apple tree" in Latvian.
Abell English
Variant of Abel.
Abers Latvian
This name is from the fiords and was given to the people that lived there and mainly were fishermen. Now people that have the last name can be anyware in Latvia (or other country) but most likely had ancestors from the fiords.
Abiko Japanese
This surname is made with 安 (A) "Peaceful, Cheap, Rested, Low" or 我 (A) meaning "I, Me, Myself, Selfish, Oneself, Ego" combined with 孫 (Bi) meaning "Grandchild", and 子 (Ko) meaning "Child". A notable bearer is Mitsuhiro Abiko, a Japanese sprinter.
Ablet Uyghur
From the given name Ablet.
Abloh Arabic
Arabic origin
Abner English
From the given name Abner
Aboah Akan
Meaning unknown.
Ābols Latvian (Rare)
Means "apple" in Latvian.
About French
It is a french surname that comes from the french word 'about', meaning "an extremity of a metallic or wooden element or piece." This surname is notably born by the French novelist Edmond François Valentin About... [more]
Abrar Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Abrar.
Abree English
Variant of Aubrey.
Abreo French, Italian
Abreo or its variant Abreu comes from the French Alfred (alf = Elf; fred = conseil). The meaning is wise counselor.... [more]
Abrey English
Variant of Aubrey.
Abuev Kazakh, Chechen, Dagestani
Means "son of Abu".
Acero Spanish
From acero "steel, steelworker" (from Late Latin aciarium), an occupational name for a metal worker or an armorer.
Aceto Italian
Variant of Accetto.
Achio Spanish (Latin American)
Possibly derived from the town, Achio, near Guadalajara in Mexico. The name itself is probably from the Nahuatl achio meaning "frequent".
Acmad Filipino, Maranao
From the given name Acmad.
Acorn German
Origin uncertain; most probably an Americanized form of German Eichhorn.
Acton English, Northern Irish
"Oak Town" in Old English. Parishes in Cheshire, Suffolk, Middlesex. There is also a place that bears this name in Ulster.
Acuff English (American)
Acuff Name Meaning. English: of uncertain origin, perhaps a variant of northern English Aculf, from an Old Norse personal name Agúlfr 'terror wolf'... [more]
Acuna Spanish (Latin American)
Related tho the Acuna Indians of Mexico, there is also a city by the name. Popular in border areas of Mexico and Texas.
Adair Celtic
Mostly Scottish surname meaning "at the oak ford".
Adamu Amharic, Swahili, Hausa
From the given name Adamu (see user-submitted name).
Aders German (Silesian)
Variation of Eders, a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of bare, uncultivated land, from Middle High German (o)ed(e) 'wasteland'. It may also be a habitational name from any of the numerous places named with this element.
Adisa Yoruba
From the given name Adisa
Adkyn English
Variant of Adkin.
Adney English
Habitational name from Adeney in Shropshire, named in Old English as Eadwynna ey "island of a woman called Eadwynn". English: from a Middle English pet form of Adam... [more]
Adolf German
From the given name Adolf.
Aebig German (Archaic)
Short form of Adalbert, used in the 16th century.
Aedma Estonian
Aedma is an Estonian surname derived from "aed", meaning "garden", or "aedmaasikas" meaning "strawberry".
Aerni German (Swiss)
Variant spelling of Ärni.
Aesoo Estonian
Aesoo is an Estonian surname possibly taken from the location of the village of the same name in Pärnu County.
Aetós Greek
"Eagle" - in Greek, spelled αετός.
Aflor Aragonese
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
Afrah Arabic
From the given name Afrah.
Afzal Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Afzal.
Agami Hebrew (Modern)
From the given name Agam, means "lake" in Hebrew.
Agata Japanese (Rare)
(Agata) written as this: 県, mean "Prefecture", or "County, Countryside, Subdivision, District".
Agate English (British)
From Middle English gate, meaning a "gate" or "street", denoting a person who lived near a major city gate or street.
Agawa Japanese
阿 (A) means "Nook, Flatter, Corner" and 川 (Kawa) meaning "Stream, River". One notable bearer is Sawako Agawa, who is a celebrity and a writer.
Ageeb Arabic
Means exotic or strange
Agius Maltese
Derived from Arabic عَجُوز (ʿajūz) meaning "old (person), elderly".
Agler English
From one or more Middle English personal names variously written Alger, Algar, Alcher, Aucher, etc. These represent a falling together of at least three different Continental Germanic and Old English names: Adalgar "noble spear" (Old English Æ{dh}elgār), Albgar "elf spear" (Old English Ælfgār), and Aldgar "old spear" (Old English (E)aldgār)... [more]
Agnew Scottish
Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Agneaux in Manche, France.... [more]
Agras Catalan
Catalan form of the Spanish surname Agraz.
Agraz Spanish, Catalan
An occupational name for a vintner.
Agrba Abkhaz
Most likely derived from Abkhaz агыруа (ā́gər-uā) meaning "Mingrelian, farm labourer, serf", historically used to refer to the Mingrelians, an ethic sub-group of the Georgians. Alternatively, it could be from Abkhaz агара (āgārā) meaning "to take" or "to bring"... [more]
Agron Spanish
From the town of Agrón in Granada, Spain.
Agron Russian
From the Russian Jewish last name Agronsky, which is from the given name Aaron
Agudo Spanish
Agudo is sharp in spanish
Aguer Dinka
the name was mainly given to boys of the Dinka tribe ,mainly in the Upper Nile state of South Sudan. meaning is unknown but is synonymous with "tree"
Aguni Japanese
From the Japanese 粟 (a or awa) "foxtail millet" and 國 or 国 (kuni, guni or koku) "country."
Aguon Chamorro
From Chamorro agu, meaning "to change, to vary" and the suffix on meaning "to be able". The term's modern usage refers to the starch portion of a Chamorro meal. In the olden days, the Chamorro meal consisted of fish and vegetables, but the starch portion of the meal would highly depend on what was in season.
Agyei Akan
Meaning unknown.
Ahane Japanese
亜 (A) means "Second, Asia", 波 (Ha) means "Wave", 根 (Ne) means "Root". This may not be an actual surname. Ayano Ahane is a singer and works on her own songs. The source is in the notes.
Ahing Estonian
Ahing is an Estonian surname meaning "fishing spear".
Ahler German, Dutch, Danish
from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements adal ‘noble’ + hari,heri ‘army’.
Ahlin Swedish
Combination of Swedish al "alder" and the common Swedish surname suffix -in (ultimately derived from Latin -inus, -inius "descendant of").
Åhman Swedish
Variant of Åman.
Ahmet Turkish, Uyghur
From the given name Ahmet.
Ahuja Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi
Means "descendant of Ahu", Ahu probably being the name of an ancestor.
Aibar Basque (Hispanicized)
Castilianized form of Oibar.
Aichi Japanese
Kazuo Aichi is a politician.
Aiden English
Derived from the first name Aiden.
Aidla Estonian
Aidla is an Estonian surname meaning "store/goods area".
Aikyo Japanese (Rare)
愛 (Ai) means "Love, Affection", and 敬 (Kyo) means "Respect" in this surname. Notable bearers are Hisashi Aikyo and Shigeyuki Aikyo. Hisashi is a former baseball runner, while Shigeyuki is a steeplechase runner.
Aimar Medieval English, Anglo-Saxon, Spanish
1. From the Olde English pre 7th Century personal name "Aethelmaer", meaning "famous noble." ... [more]
Aimla Estonian
Aimla is an Estonian surname derived from either "aim" meaning "idea" or "taimla" meaning "nursery".
Aimre Estonian
Aimre is an Estonian surname derived from "aim" meaning "idea" or "inkling".
Ainla Estonian
Ainla is an Estonian surname derived from the masculine given name "Ain".
Aires English
It was a name for a person who was well-known as the heir to a title, fortune, or estate.
Aisha Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Aisha.
Aixin Chinese, Manchu
A Sinicised variant of Aisin.
Aizen Popular Culture
This Japanese surname is used as 藍染 with 藍 (ran, ai) meaning "indigo" and 染 (sen, shi.mi, shi.miru, -shi.meru, -ji.miru, so.maru, so.meru, -zo.me, -zome) meaning "colour, dye, paint, print, stain." Normally, this would be romanticised as Aizome.... [more]
Akagi Japanese
Means "red tree" in Japanese. From the Japanese words 赤 (red) and 木 (tree).
Akano Japanese
赤野 (Akano) means "Red Field" in Japanese. Akano is also on the first name site.
Akbar Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Persian
From the given name Akbar.
Akçam Turkish
A surname of Turkish origin, ultimate from the words ak meaning "white" and çam meaning "pine tree".
Akdağ Turkish
Habitational name for someone who lived near any of the various mountains named Akdağ in Turkey, from Turkish ak meaning "white" and dağ meaning "mountain".
Akemi Japanese
This most likely comes from Ake means "Bright" and Mi means "Mindset". Akemi is also a Japanese first name.
Akhan Turkish
A combination of Ak and Han.... [more]
Akhba Abkhaz
Derived from Abkhaz akhba meaning "elder" or аб (āb) "father".
Akiba Japanese
From the Japanese 秋 (aki) "autumn" and 葉 (ha or ba) "leaf."
Akino Japanese
From Japanese 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness" or 乃 (no) meaning "from".
Akins Scottish, English, Northern Irish
Variant of Aikens, which is derived from the given name Aiken, a variant of the medieval diminutive Atkin (see Aitken).
Akita Japanese
This surname can be used as 秋田, 明田, 穐田, 飽田 or 阿北 with 秋/穐 (shuu, aki, toki) meaning "autumn," 明 (mei, myou, min, a.kari, aka.rui, aka.rumu, aki.raka, a.keru, -a.ke, a.ku(ru), a.kasu) meaning "clear," 飽 (hou, a.kiru, a.kasu, a.ku, aki) meaning "boredom," 阿 (a, o, omone.ru, kuma) meaning "corner, nook," 田 (den, ta) meaning "rice field" and 北 (hou, kita) meaning "north."... [more]
Akiya Japanese (Rare)
A bearer of this surname is Tomoko Akiya (秋谷 智子, born May 14, 1976) is a Japanese voice actress. Her best-known role is voicing Hazuki Fujiwara in the Ojamajo Doremi series, and Suzume Mizuno in Zatch Bell.
Akkaş Turkish
Means "white brow" from Old Turkic ak "white" and kaş "brow".
Aktaş Turkish
Means "white stone" from Turkish ak meaning "white" and taş meaning "stone, rock".
Akter Bengali
Variant of Akhtar.
Akyol Turkish
Means "white path" or "honest path" from Turkish ak meaning "white" (figuratively "honest, clean") and yol meaning "way, path".
Alaee English
1 English: variant spelling of Alley .... [more]
Alami Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic عَلِيم (ʿalīm) meaning "knowing, learned, education" (see Alim), mainly used in a religious context.
Alasi Estonian
Alasi is an Estonian surname meaning "anvil".
Alavi Persian
From the given name Ali 1.
Alawi Arabic
From the given name Ali 1.
Albaz Jewish, Northern African
Ashkenazic Jewish name meaning, "falconer" found mainly amongst Jewish peoples emigrating from Algeria and Morocco.
Albee Scottish
Means either "son of the blond one" or "son of Alpin".
Alber German
Alber family name was first found in Alsace. The nickname given to someone fair in complexion or blond haired is derived from Latin word Albanus, which means white.
Alcox English
Variant of Alcott.
Aldaz Basque (Hispanicized)
Castilianized form of Aldatz.
Aldea Spanish
Topographic name meaning "village, hamlet" in Spanish, ultimately from Arabic الضيعة‎ (ad-day'a).
Aldis English
Derived from the Old English given name Aldus. Ald, the first part of the name, means "old."
Alejo Spanish
From the given name Alejo.
Alfeo Italian
From the given name Alfeo.
Alfes Jewish
Official website of the the City of Alfés (in the Province Lleida, Catalonia, Spain) says:... [more]
Algus Estonian
Algus is an Estonian surname meaning "beginning".
Aljas Estonian
Aljas is an Estonian surname. It is a corruption of "haljas" meaning "green" and "verdant".
Aljaž Slovene
Etymological origin unknown, possibly from the latin word alias, meaning "different".
Alkan Turkish
From Turkish al meaning "dark red, crimson" and kan meaning "blood".
Allam Arabic
originally an arabic name but has been used by english speakers. the name means "recognized" or "famous". in other languages it means "one who represents us" and in some languages translates as "flag"
Aller German
German variant of Ahler
Alley English, French (Anglicized)
From a Middle English personal name, Alli, Alleye, as forms such as Johannes filius Alli (Norfolk, 1205) make clear... [more]
Allik Estonian
Allik is an Estonian surname meaning "water source" or "spring".
Allin English
Variant spelling of Allen. Also a derivative of the Norman female name Adelina, based on Germanic adal, 'noble'.
Allis English
From the Middle English and Old French female personal name Alis (Alice), which, together with its diminutive Alison, was extremely popular in England in the Middle Ages. The personal name is of Germanic origin, brought to England from France by the Normans; it is a contracted form of Germanic Adalhaid(is), which is composed of the elements adal "noble" and haid "brilliance, beauty".
Allor French (Quebec)
Common Canadian spelling of the French surname Allard, reflecting the French pronunciation.
Allyn Jewish
Means “descendant of Alleyne”.
Almas Persian, Arabic
From the given name Almas.
Almog Hebrew
From the given name Almog, means "coral" in Hebrew.
Álmos Hungarian
From the given name Álmos.
Alson English
English surname meaning "son of all"
Alsop English
Habitational name, now chiefly found in the Midlands, for a person from Alsop-en-le-Dale, a chapelry in the parish of Ashborne, Derbyshire. The place name itself meant "Ælle's valley" from the genitive of the Old English personal name Ælle and Old English hōp meaning "enclosed valley" (compare Hope).
Altan Turkish
From the given name Altan.
Alton English
From a place name meaning "town at the source of the river" in Old English.
Altun Turkish
From Turkish altın meaning "gold".
Alver Estonian
Alver is an Estonian surname, possibly derived from "allvee" meaning "underwater".
Alyea French (Huguenot)
From D'Ailly. It can be traced back to France in 1400's. The family with this last name came over to the United States, mainly on the East Coast in the 16th century as huguenot refugees.
Amada Japanese
From Japanese 天 (ama) meaning "sky, heaven" and 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy".
Amadi Persian, Romanian, Italian, Maltese
Variant of Ahmadi common in Romania and Italy. It is typical of Malta.
Amado Spanish
From the given name Amado.
Amagi Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 天 (ama) meaning "heaven" and 城 (ki) meaning "castle".
Amaki Japanese
It can mean "Heaven tree."... [more]
Amami Japanese
amami is a surname which can mean heavenly beauty, heavenly truth, or heavenly ocean. the first meaning is made up of the kanji 天 (ama) meaning heaven and 美 (mi) meaning beauty. the second meaning consists of 天 (ama) and 実 (mi) meaning truth... [more]
Amani Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Amani.
Amani Tigrinya
From the given name Amani (see user-submitted name) meaning "faith" in Tigrinya. It is possibly related to Arabic Iman or Swahili Imani, also meaning "faith".
Amari Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the given name Ammar (chiefly Algerian).
Amari Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 甘 (ama) meaning "sweet" combined with 利 (ri) meaning "profit, benefit".
Amaro Spanish
Originated in Italy
Amaya Basque
Spanish: habitational name, from the name of a mountain and an ancient city in the province of Burgos, probably derived from Basque amai ‘end’ + the article suffix -a.
Amaya Japanese
From Japanese 天 (ama) meaning "heaven" and 谷 (ya) meaning "valley".
Amber English
This surname may be derived from the River Amber, located in Derbyshire in England.... [more]
Ambur Estonian
Ambur is an Estonian surname meaning "arbalist (crossbowman)"
Ameen Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Amin.
Ameer Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Amir 1.
Amico Italian
Means "friend".
Amine Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the given name Amin.
Amini Persian, Arabic
From the given name Amin.
Amiri Persian, Arabic
From the given name Amir 1.
Amiti Albanian
Meaning unknown.
Ammas Estonian
Ammas is an Estonian surname possibly derived from "hammas" meaning "tooth", "cog" and "spike".
Ammer German, English (Rare)
This surname may be derived from Middle High German amer which means "bunting (as in the bird)." As such, it is used as a nickname for someone with a fine voice or someone who is a flamboyant dresser.... [more]
Amora Portuguese
Meaning "blackberry".
Amore Spanish
meaning love
Amory English, Norman
English from a Germanic personal name, Aimeri, composed of the elements haim ‘home’ + ric ‘power’... [more]
Ampao Filipino, Maranao
From Maranao ampaw meaning "detour" or "popped rice".
Amrad Filipino
Unknown origin.
Amram Jewish
From the given name Amram.
Amuro Japanese
Written with kanji meaning "Relax, Cheap, Inexpensive, Low, Rested, peaceful" and "Room".
Anaya Basque
Originated in Spain. It derives from medieval basque name Anaia meaning "friar or brother". As a surname it means "Son of Anaia".
Anbar Arabic
Means "amber" in Arabic (see English name Amber). Notable actress Nihal Anbar was born in 1960.
Ander English
Short form of Anderson.
Andes German
Variant spelling of Anthes.
Andou Japanese
Variant transcription of Ando.
Andov Macedonian
Means "son of Ande".
Anees Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Anis.
Angel Spanish, Catalan, Occitan, English, Slovene
From the Latin personal name Angelus meaning "Angel", derived from the Greek word ἄγγελος (angelos) meaning "messenger" (see the given name Angel).
Anjum Urdu, Bengali
Means "stars", the plural of Arabic نَجْم‎ (najm) meaning "star".
Annam Telugu
The surname is derived from the Telugu word అన్నం (annam) which means rice.
Annan Western African, Akan
Means "fourth-born child" in Akan.
Annan Scottish
"The earliest reference of Annan used as a surname is found in the 13th century Ragman Rolls during which Scots pledged homage to nobles. It is likely that the inhabitants of Annan, Dumfries and Galloway, Annandale, River Annan, Annanhead Hill, and Annan Castle adopted "Annan" as their surname." (wikipedia)
Annus Estonian
Annus is an Estonian surname meaning "dose".
Anrep Russian
Derived from surname von Anrep