Submitted Surnames Starting with B

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BESKOW Swedish
Derived from the name of the city Beeskow in Germany. A notable bearer was Swedish author and illustrator Elsa Beskow (1874-1953).
BESS English
Popularly grown surname from the diminuative form of "Elizabeth" during any time of a Queen Elizabeth
BESSA Portuguese
Origin in the name Beça surname of medieval ancestry
BESSEL German
Of uncertain origin; possibly from the name of a place or river.
BESSELMAN German
Derived from the German surname BESSEL + suffix man "man".
BESTAUTY Ossetian
Derived from Ossetian бистэ (biste) meaning "village, suburb" or from Persian به (beh) meaning "good, excellent, better". In the case of the former, it would have been used to indicate the place of residence of an ancestor.
BETANCES Spanish, American (Hispanic)
Unexplained; probably related to Betanzos, the name of a town near A Coruña in Galicia.
BETANZOS Galician
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
BETETA Spanish
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Manchego municipality.
BETH English
From the given name BETH, itself a short form of ELIZABETH and BETHANY.
BETHEL English, Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Welsh ab Ithel "son of ITHEL".
BETHENCOURT French, English, Portuguese (Rare)
BETTENCOURT and Bethencourt are originally place-names in Northern France. The place-name element -court (courtyard, courtyard of a farm, farm) is typical of the French provinces, where the Frankish settlements formed an important part of the local population... [more]
BETTENCOURT French, English, Portuguese (Rare)
Bettencourt and BETHENCOURT are originally place-names in Northern France. The place-name element -court (courtyard, courtyard of a farm, farm) is typical of the French provinces, where the Frankish settlements formed an important part of the local population... [more]
BETZ German
Derived from a Thuringian short form of the personal name BERNHARD.
BEVER German
Nickname from bever ‘beaver’, possibly referring to a hard worker, or from some other fancied resemblance to the animal.
BEVIER French (German)
From Old French bevier, meaning "a measure of land". This was probably a nickname for someone who owned or worked such a piece of land. This surname was first found in Austria, where the name Bevier came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging medieval society.
BEVILACQUA Italian
From Italian bevi l'acqua "drinks water", a nickname likely applied ironically to an alcoholic.
BEXLEY English
Habitational name from Bexley (now Bexleyheath in Greater London), which was named from Old English byxe ‘box tree’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.
BEY French, German, Frisian
North German and Frisian: from the Old Frisian personal name Beyo or BOY/BOYE (see BOYE).... [more]
BEY Indian (Muslim), Assamese, Turkish, Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from the Ottoman Turkish title بك (beg) (modern Turkish bey) meaning "ruler, chief, lord, master".
BEYINCÉ French, Louisiana Creole
Louisiana Creole form of Boyancé.... [more]
BEYOĞLU Turkish
Means son of a bey. “Bey” (Ottoman Turkish: بك‎ “Beik”, Albanian: bej, Bosnian: beg, Arabic: بيه‎ “Beyeh”, Persian: بیگ‎ “Beyg” or بگ “Beg”) is a Turkish title for chieftain, traditionally applied to the leaders or rulers of various sized areas in the Ottoman Empire... [more]
BEZOS Spanish
From bezo meaning "thick lips" in Spanish, referring to a person with blubber or thick lips.
BHAER German
Likely a variant of German BAER, meaning "bear". A notable bearer is character Friedrich Bhaer, Jo's husband in Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.
BHAGAT Indian, Nepali, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Urdu, Punjabi
Hindu and Jain name derived from Sanskrit भक्त (bhákta) meaning "devotee, adorer".
BHAKTA Sanskrit
From Sanskrit meaning 'devotee'.
BHALLI Punjabi
Meaning uncertain. This is the name of a clan found in Punjab, Pakistan.
BHARUCHA Indian (Parsi)
Refers to the city of Bharuch in Gujarat, India, which is thought to be derived from the name of a figure in Hindu mythology.
BHASIN Indian, Hindi, Punjabi
Believed to be derived from Sanskrit भानु (bhānu) meaning "ray of light" or "sun".
BHATNAGAR Indian, Hindi
A surname native to India, prevalent mainly among the Hindu Kayasthas.
BHATTI Punjabi, Sindhi, Indian
Punjabi Rajput name derived from Sanskrit भट्ट (bhaṭṭa) meaning "lord".
BHAUMIK Bengali, Indian
Variant transcription of BHOWMIK.
BHOWMICK Bengali, Indian
Variant transcription of BHOWMIK.
BHOWMIK Indian, Bengali
Means "landowner, landlord" in Bengali, ultimately derived from Sanskrit भूमि (bhūmi) "earth, soil, ground".
BHUIYAN Indian, Bengali, Hindi
Variant transcription of BHUYAN.
BHULLAR Indian, Punjabi
Probably from the name of a village in Punjab, India, which is of uncertain meaning. This is the name of a Jat clan found in India and Pakistan.
BHUYAN Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Odia
Means "landlord, chieftain", derived from Sanskrit भूमि (bhū́mi) meaning "earth, soil".
BI Chinese
Probably from the name of a people living to the west of China in ancient times, who integrated with the Han Chinese during the Han dynasty (206 bc–220 ad). The character also means ‘finish’, ‘conclude’.
BIAŁACZOWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Lesser Polish village of Białaczów.
BIAŁKOWSKI Polish
habitational name for someone from a place called Bialkowo in Plock and Torun voivodeships
BIAN Chinese
Romanization of a Chinese surname, which in Pinyin may be respectively Biàn, Biān or Biǎn. The former, written with the character means "to be impatient", "to be in a hurry" or "excitable" and is by far the most common... [more]
BIANCANIELLO Italian
It means "white ring".... [more]
BIANCHINI Italian
Means "little white one"
BIBER German
Varient of BIEBER.
BIBLE English
From the given name BIBEL or an altered spelling of German BIEBL.
BIBYLTY Ossetian
Derived from Georgian ბიბილო (bibilo) meaning "scar" or "crest", used to refer to a person with a distinctive scar on their face.
BICKEL German, German (Swiss), Jewish
German: from bickel ‘pickaxe’ or ‘chisel’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made pickaxes or worked with a pickaxe or for a stonemason. South German: from a pet form of Burkhart... [more]
BICKERMAN English
The toponym Bickerton is derived from the Old English beocere, which means bee-keeper, and tun, which originally denoted a fence or enclosure.
BICKHAM English
Habitational name from places so named in Devon and Somerset, most of which are most probably named with an Old English personal name Bicca and Old English cumb "valley". The first element could alternatively be from bica "pointed ridge".
BICKNELL English (British)
Contracted form of the placename Bickenhill in Somerset, England.
BIDDLE English, Irish
Variant of English BEADLE or German BITTEL. The name is now popular in the north east region of America, where it was brought by English and Irish immigrants.
BIEBRICH German
Town of Biebrich Germany
BIEDROŃ Polish
Nickname, either from dialect biedron ‘spotted bullock’, or for someone with conspicuous or deformed hips, from a derivative of dialect biedro ‘hip’.
BIEL Polish, Czech, Slovak
Nickname for a white- or fair-haired person, from Polish biel, Old Czech bielý, Slovak biely "white".
BIELAWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Masovian village of Bielawa.
BIELEC Polish
Nickname for a man with white hair or a blond beard, from biały meaning "white".
BIELECKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Bielcza in Tarnów voivodeship.
BIELER German, Jewish
Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of the many places in eastern Europe whose name incorporates the Slavic element byel- ‘white’.... [more]
BIELINSKI Polish, Jewish
Habitual surname for someone from Bielin in Volhynia or Bielina, Bielino, or Bieliny in Poland.
BIEN-AIMÉ Haitian Creole
Means "beloved from French bien meaning "good" and aimé meaning "love".
BIENIAK Polish
Bieniak (also, Bieńiak) is from Polish Bieńkowski, it was used by one szlachta (noble) family in the times of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Now, the name is still used by nobility in the House of Nassau-Ter Haar.
BIENIEK Polish
From a pet form of the personal names BENEDYKT.
BIEŃKOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from any of various places called Bieńkowice, Bieńkowiec, or Bieńkowo.
BIERBAUM German
German: topographic name for someone who lived by a pear tree, Middle Low German berbom. Compare BIRNBAUM.
BIERKLE German (Anglicized), Polish (Anglicized)
The surname Bierkle is most likely an anglicized form of the Polish Bierkowski, or the German Bierkandt.... [more]
BIERNACKI Polish
means bear strong
BIESIADA Polish
Nickname from biesiada meaning "feast", "banquet", probably for someone who liked to feast.
BIESIADECKI Polish
Possible name for a person who came from Biesiadki or Biesiadka in Poland.
BIGELOW English
Habitational name from a place in England called Big Low meaning "big mound".
BIGGINS English
Habitational name from any of the various places in England named with northern Middle English bigging "building" (from Old Norse). This word came to denote especially an outbuilding, and is still used in and around Northumberland and Cumbria.
BIGGS English
Derived from the ancient word, "bigga", meaning large.
BIGOVIĆ Croatian
Meaning unknown. Sources say that there's only 35 people with this surname in Croatia.... [more]
BIHAN Breton
Bihan means small in Breton.
BIJELIĆ Croatian
Derived from bijel, meaning "white".
BIKUÑA Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous village in Araba.
BILCZEWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 distinct Greater Polish villages by the name of Bilczew.
BILDERBACK German (Modern, Archaic)
German: habitational name from any of the three places in northern Germany named Billderbeck, formerly Bilderbeck.... [more]
BILDT Swedish, Danish
Bildt is a Danish-Swedish-Norwegian noble family originating from Jutland in Denmark and now domiciled in Bohus county in southwest Sweden. The Norwegian branch of the family died out in the beginning of the 18th century... [more]
BILGIN Turkish
Means "scholar, learned, pundit" in Turkish.
BILIĆ Croatian
Derived from dialectal bil, standard Croatian bijel, meaning "white".... [more]
BILICI Turkish
Means "visionary", "seer", "omniscient", "aware", "knowing" and derivated from "bil-" root which means "to know".
BILKO Czech
From the Czech word meaning white.
BILLARD English, German
From a short form of the personal name Robillard, a derivative of ROBERT.... [more]
BILLEAUD French
From a personal name composed of the Germanic elements bil "sword" (or possibly bili "gentle") + wald "ruler".
BILLINGHAM English
A surname of English origin.
BILLSON English
Means "Son of Bill."
BILOTTI Italian
Variant of Bilotta and Bellotti, from a diminutive of BELLI or BELLO.
BILSLAND Scottish
From a place near Kilmaurs in East Ayrshire, Scotland. Allegedly a combination of BIL and land "farm, land, property".
BILYI Ukrainian
Variant spelling of BILYK.
BILYK Ukrainian
Derived from the word білий, meaning "white" in Ukrainian.
BINDER German
From an agent derivative of binden "to bind".
BINDERMAN German
From an occupation, a variant of BINDER.
BINETTE French (Quebec)
Altered spelling of French Binet, a short form of ROBINET, a pet form of ROBERT... [more]
BINETTI Italian
Comes from a diminutive of Bino. Italianized form of French 'Binet'. Habitational name from a place called Binetto (named with Latin vinetum ‘vineyard’) in Bari province.
BINGER English
Derived from the Old English name Binningas, which was a name for someone who lived near stables.
BINGHAM English
Ultimately deriving from the toponym of Melcombe Bingham in Dorset. The name was taken to Ireland in the 16th century, by Richard Bingham, a native of Dorset who was appointed governor of Connaught in 1584... [more]
BINGLEY English
Habitational surname for someone originally from the town of Bingley in West Yorkshire, England. The name is either derived from the given name Bynna combined with the suffix -inga meaning "the people of" or from the Old English elements bing meaning "hollow" and leah meaning "woodland, clearing".
BINI Italian
Comes from the given name ALBINO and other names ending with -bino ending.
BINK English
Topographic name for someone living by a bink, a northern dialect term for a flat raised bank of earth or a shelf of flat stone suitable for sitting on. The word is a northern form of modern English bench.
BINKS English
Variant of BINK.
BIN LADEN Arabic (Rare)
Means "son of Laden", from a name derived from Arabic لدن (ladin) meaning "soft, mellow". It was most notoriously borne by Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden (1957-2011), though it is also the surname of an wealthy upper-class Saudi family (of which the former is descended from).
BINOTTI Italian
From Latin albus, "white", derivative of Albino.
BINOTTO Italian
Possible diminutive of Bini or Bino. Possible variant of German BINOTH
BINOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from binowo or other places starting with binow in Poland.
BIRCH English, German, Danish, Swedish (Rare)
From Middle High German birche, Old English birce, Old Danish birk, all meaning "birch". This was likely a topographic name for someone living by a birch tree or a birch forest... [more]
BIRCHALL English
Probably a habitational name from Birchill in Derbyshire or Birchills in Staffordshire, both named in Old English with birce "birch" + hyll "hill".
BIRCHARD English
From the Old English personal name, Burgheard. See also BURKETT.
BIRCHFIELD English
Variant of English BURCHFIELD or an anglicized form of German BIRKENFELD.
BIRDSON African American
It means son of Bird and most likely came from someone who was given the name Bird. The word bird is found in all English language dictionaries and was not intended to be a name.
BIRDSONG English
From the English words bird and song. Possibly an English translation of the German surname Vogelsang.
BIRDWHISTLE English (Rare)
derived from whistling like a bird or the sound of the birds were sold.
BIRGE Hungarian
Occupational name for a shepherd, from birga, a variant spelling of birka 'sheep'.
BIRINDELLI Italian
It is a regional surname of Tuscany common in provinces like Pisa, Lucca or Livorno.... [more]
BIRK Slovene
Of unknown origin.
BIRK German
Either a variant of BUERK or a habitational name derived from places named Birk, Birke, or Birken.
BIRKE Low German, Swedish (Rare)
Variant of BIRK. Perhaps a shortened form of any of various Danish and Norwegian surnames beginning with Birke-, for example BIRKELAND and Birkelund ("birch grove").
BIRKELAND Norwegian
Derived from Old Norse birki "birch" and land "farm, land". Birkeland is the name of a village and parish in western Norway. The parish got it's name from an old farm. The parish church was built on the same spot where the farm once was.
BIRKET English
It's a locational surname taken from the village of Birket Houses in Lancashire.
BIRKIN English
The surname "Birkin" comes from a village in Yorkshire of the same name, first recorded as "Byrcene" in the Yorkshire charters of 1030, and as "Berchine" and "Berchinge" in the Domesday Book. The first known person with the surname "Birkin" was Jon de Birkin, a baron who lived in the late-11th century.
BIRKS English
Northern English variant of BIRCH.
BIRNBAUM German
Topographic name for someone who lived by a pear tree, from Middle High German bir "pear" and boum "tree".
BIRNEY English
Scottish: habitational name from a place in Morayshire, recorded in the 13th century as Brennach, probably from Gaelic braonach 'damp place'.
BIRNFELD German (Portuguese, Rare, Expatriate)
Meaning “pear field” from the German words “birne”, meaning pear, and the word “feld”, meaning field.
BIRNIE Scottish
Part of the clan MacInnes from the Scottish highlands. It was originally the name of a church (Burn-nigh) which became Birnie or Birney.
BISBEE English
Named after the city of Bisbee which is in Arizona.... [more]
BISBY Medieval Scottish, Medieval English, English (British), Scottish, English (Australian), Anglo-Norman
Either originating from the village Busby in historic county East Renfrewshire in Scotland, or Great Busby in Yorkshire. The place name is likely derived from the Norman buki, "shrub". See also BUSBY.
BISCHOFFSHAUSEN German, German (Austrian), German (Swiss)
Means "bishop's house" in German
BISCORNET Literature
Derived from the Latin words bis, meaning "two" and cornet, meaning "horn". According to French urban legend, this was the last name of the architect who built the doorways in the Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral... [more]
BISWAS Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit विश्वास (viśvāsá) meaning "trust, confidence, faith".
BITAR Arabic
Means "farrier, blacksmith, smith" in Arabic.
BITENCOURT Portuguese (Brazilian, Portuguese), French (Portuguese, Rare), English (Portuguese)
BITENCOURT, derives from Bittencourt, Bettencourt and Bethencourt; They are originally place-names in Northern France. The place-name element -court (courtyard, courtyard of a farm, farm) is typical of the French provinces, where the Frankish settlements formed an important part of the local population... [more]
BITERI Basque
Proper, non-Castilianized form of VITERI.
BITSUIE Navajo
From bitsóí meaning "his grandchild", a commonly adopted surname when the BIA required Native Americans to take surnames for the purpose of official records.
BITTENBINDER German
Occupational name for a cooper, from Middle High German büte(n) "cask", "(wine) barrel" + binder "binder" (agent derivative of binden "to bind").
BITTERMAN English, German
Name given to a person who was bitter.
BITUIN Filipino, Tagalog
Means "star" in Tagalog.
BIURRARENA Spanish, Basque
Means apple in Basque.
BIXBIE Obscure (Rare)
Possibly a rare variant of BIXBY.
BIZI Albanian
Meaning unknown.
BIZKARRONDO Basque
It literally means "near the shoulder of a mountain".
BIZON Polish
Nickname from bizon meaning "whip", used for a big, ponderous person.
BIZZELL English
a corn merchant; one who made vessels designed to hold or measure out a bushel.
BJORGMAN Popular Culture
The surname of Kristoff from the movie "Frozen".
BJÖRKLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish björk "birch" and lund "grove".
BJØRKLUND Norwegian
From any of several farms named with Norwegian bjørk "birch" and lund "grove".
BJORKLUND English (American)
Anglicized form of Swedish BJÖRKLUND or Norwegian BJØRKLUND.
BJÖRKQVIST Swedish
Combination of Swedish björk "birch tree" and qvist, an obsolete spelling of kvist, "twig".
BJÖRN Swedish
Means "bear" in Swedish. Either taken directly from the given name (see BJÖRN) or from a nickname for a big, hairy person. It may also be derived from a place named with the element björn.
BJÖRNSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of Björn". Its masculine counterpart is BJÖRNSSON.
BLACH Polish
Alternatively perhaps a metonymic occupational name from Old Polish blach ‘skeet iron’, ‘metal fittings’.
BLACHER French
Mainly used in Southern France. Topographic name for someone who lived by an oak grove, originating in the southeastern French dialect word blache ‘oak plantation’ (said to be of Gaulish origin), originally a plantation of young trees of any kind.
BLACHOWSKI Polish
Related to forming or rolling thin sheets of metal, perhaps gilding.
BLACKBERRY English
From the name of the fruit, or a combination of BLACK and BERRY.
BLACKERBY English, Irish, Scottish
English surname of unexplained origin, probably from the name of a lost or unidentified place.
BLACKMORE English
BLACKMORE, an English name, has two possible beginnings: ... [more]
BLACKSMITH English, Welsh, Scottish
This last name is an occupation last name. A "blacksmith" means a person who makes and repairs things in iron by hand.
BLACKSTOCK English
English and southern Scottish: topographic name from Middle English blak(e) ‘black’, ‘dark’ + stok ‘stump’, ‘stock’.
BLACKWELL English
Habitational name from any of various places, for example in Cumbria, Derbyshire, County Durham, Warwickshire, and Worcestershire, named Blackwell, from Old English blæc "black, dark" and wæll(a), well(a) "spring, stream".
BLADE English
Metonymic occupational name for a cutler, from Middle English blade "cutting edge, sword".
BLAGA Romanian
Probably related to several places named Blaga in Romania.
BLAGDEN Anglo-Saxon
Blagden is a locational surname deriving from any one of the places called Blackden or Blagdon, or Blagden farm in Hempstead, Essex. Blackden in Cheshire, Blagden in Essex and Blagdon in Northumberland share the same meaning and derivation, which is "the dark or black valley", derived from the Old English pre 7th Century "blaec", black, with "denu", valley, while the places called Blagdon in Devon, Dorset and Somerset, recorded as Blakedone in 1242, Blakeson in 1234, and Blachedone in the Domesday Book of 1086 respectively mean "the black hill", derived from the Old English "blaec", black, and "dun", down, hill, mountain... [more]
BLAGOVESHCHENSKY Russian
Named after the City of Blagoveshchensk
BLAIKLOCK Scottish (Anglicized, Modern, Rare)
Allegerdly from Blacklock which supposedly described the colour of someone's hair.
BLAIN Scottish (Anglicized), Scottish Gaelic, English
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name BLÁÁN, a shortened form of MACBLAIN, or a variant of BLIN... [more]
BLAINE Scottish
Derived from the given name BLÁÁN.
BLAIRE Scottish, English
Variant spelling of BLAIR.
BLAKESMITH German (Anglicized)
Derived from the German, Blechschmidt, it means "tin smith", and/or, blacksmith.
BLAKEWAY English
Literally means "black way", thus referring to a black road near which the original bearer must have lived. A famous bearer of this surname was Jacob Blakeway (b. 1583-?), the biological father of Mayflower passenger Richard More (1614-1696).
BLAKEWOOD Medieval English
Derived from the Old English words blaec, which means black, and wudu, which means wood, and indicates that the original bearer lived near a dark, wooded area.
BLAMEY English
From blaidh-mez, the wolf's meadow; or pleu-mez, the parish meadow.
BLANCHFLOWER English
From a medieval nickname applied probably to an effeminate man (from Old French blanche flour "white flower"). This surname was borne by Northern Irish footballer Danny Blanchflower (1926-1993).
BLAND English
Bland is a habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire called Bland, the origin of which is uncertain. Possibly it is from Old English (ge)bland ‘storm’, ‘commotion’ (from blandan ‘to blend or mingle’), with reference to its exposed situation... [more]
BLANDFORD English
Habitational name from Blandford Forum and other places called Blandford in Dorset (Blaneford in Domesday Book), probably named in Old English with bl?ge 'gudgeon' (genitive plural blægna) + ford 'ford'.
BLANEY Irish
Topographic name from Welsh blaenau, plural of blaen "point, tip, end", i.e. uplands, or remote region, or upper reaches of a river.
BLANK Dutch
Dutch and German nickname for a man with white or fair hair or a pale complexion, from Middle Low, Middle High German blanc "bright", "shining", "white", "beautiful", Middle Dutch blank "fair", "white".... [more]
BLANKENBILLER Dutch
Habitational name from a place called Blankenbijl or similar.
BLANKENSHIP English
Variant of Blenkinsop, a surname derived from a place in Northumberland called Blenkinsopp. The place name possibly derives from Cumbric blaen "top" and kein "back, ridge", i.e. "top of the ridge", combined with Old English hōp "valley" (compare HOPE).
BLANTON Scottish (Americanized, Modern)
An americanized version of the old Scottish name Ballantine (other forms being Ballantyne, Bannatyne, Ballanden).
BLAS Spanish
From the given name BLAS.
BLASE German
Derivative of BLASIUS.
BLASIUS German, Dutch, Scandinavian
From the Latin personal name Blasius. This was a Roman family name, originating as a byname for someone with some defect, either of speech or gait, from Latin blaesus "stammering" (compare Greek blaisos "bow-legged")... [more]
BLASQUEZ Spanish
From the medieval diminutive Velasco, from the Basque word 'bela' meaning "crow", and the diminutive suffix 'sko'.
BLAUM German
German last name, likely a variant of the last name Blom or Blum, referring to the word flower/blooming.
BLAUSTEIN German, Jewish
Ornamental name from German blau "blue" and Stein "stone", i.e. lapis lazuli.
BLAXTON English
There are two possible origins for this surname; one- from the name of the village in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster (part of South Yorkshire, England) on the border of Lincolnshire, or two- from the Old English personal name Blaecstan, meaning "black stone"
BLAYLOCK English
The surname of James P. Blaylock (1950-), an early steampunk author. His surname may mean "black lock" from Middle English blakelok, originally referring to a person with dark hair.
BLAZE English
Variant of BLAISE.
BŁAŻEJEWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from Błażejewo, Błażejewice, Błażejewko, or another place named with Błażej, a vernacular form of the personal name BLASIUS.
BLAZER Dutch
from Middle Dutch blaser ‘blower’, hence an occupational name for a player of the trumpet or other wind instrument, or a nickname for a braggart or boaster
BLAŽEVIĆ Croatian
Means ''son of BLAŽ''.
BLAZKOWICZ Polish
From the video game series, Wolfenstein, Blazkowicz is the main character.
BLEDIG Welsh
"like a wolf"
BLEDSOE English
Comes from a place in Gloucestershire called Bledisloe, comes from an Old English personal name Blið.
BLEECKER Dutch
Occupational name for a bleacher of textiles, a launderer, or the owner of a public bleaching ground.
BLEEKER Dutch
Occupational name for a bleacher of textiles, from Middle Dutch ble(e)kere.
BLEIBERG Dutch
Habitational name from a place so named in Luxembourg province, Belgium.
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