Submitted Surnames Starting with I

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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Iordănescu Romanian
Means "son of Iordăn" in Romanian.
Iori Japanese
This surname is used as 庵, 井居, 井折, 井織, 伊折 or 伊織 with 庵 (an, iori, io) meaning "hermitage, retreat", 井 (sei, shou, i) meaning "well, well crib, town, community", 伊 (i, kare) meaning "Italy, that one", 居 (kyo, ko, i.ru, -i, o.ru) meaning "reside, to be, exist, live with", 折 (setsu, o.ru, ori, o.ri, -o.ri, o.reru) meaning "fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit" and 織 (o.ri) meaning "fabric, weave."... [more]
Iosebashvili Georgian
Means "son of Ioseb".
Iosifov Russian
Variant transcription of Yosifov.
Ioveanu Romanian
Meaning unknown.
Ipate Romanian
Origin not certain, possibly derived from "Ipatele", a commune in Romania.
Ipatiev Russian
Means "son of Ipatiy".
Ippolito Italian
Italian: from the personal name Ippolito (classical Greek Hippolytos, composed of the elements hippos ‘horse’ + lyein ‘loose’, ‘release’). This was the name of various minor early Christian saints... [more]
Ippolitov Russian
Means "son of Ippolit".
Iqbal Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Iqbal.
Iraeta Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Zestoa.
Iragorri Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Zaratamo.
Iraklidis Greek (Rare)
Means "son of Herakles", it is also a modern form of the first name Herakleides.
Irakoze Central African
Means "Thank God" in Burundian and Rwandan.
Irala Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the district of Errekalde in the municipality of Bilbo.
Iran Persian
A name for someone from Iran
Irani Persian
Means "Iranian" in Persian. It is also commonly used within a Zoroastrian community in India with the same name.
Iraquena Filipino
Its meaning is 'era of coins' and its patriarch is Anok Iraquena.
Irarrazabal Basque
It means "plain of Cornish heaths".
Ird Estonian
Ird is an Estonian surname meaning "detachable" and "removable".
Iredell English (Rare)
Possibly a variant of Iredale.
Ireland English, Scottish
Ethnic name for someone from Ireland, Old English Iraland. The country gets its name from the genitive case of Old English Iras "Irishmen" and land "land". The stem Ir- is taken from the Celtic name for Ireland, Èriu, earlier Everiu... [more]
Ireton English
Habitational name from either of two places in Derbyshire called Ireton, or one in North Yorkshire called Irton. All of these are named from the genitive case of Old Norse Íri ‘Irishmen’ (see Ireland) + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.... [more]
Iriarte Basque
Topographic name for someone who lived between two or more settlements, from Basque iri meaning ‘"settlement", "village" + arte meaning "between".
Iribarren Basque
It indicates familial origin within the eponymous district of the municipality of Otsagabia.
Iribe English
1 Southern English: unexplained.... [more]
Irisarri Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous commune in the French arrondissement of Baiona.
Irish English
Derived from Ireland
Irons English
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Airaines in Somme, so named from Latin harenas (accusative case) ‘sands’. The form of the name has been altered as a result of folk etymology, an association of the name with the metal... [more]
Ironside English
Possibly from Middle English irenside (Old English iren ‘iron’ + side ‘side’), a nickname for an iron-clad warrior.
Isa Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Isa 1.
Isaac Jewish, English, Welsh, French
Derived from the given name Isaac.
Isaba Basque (Hispanicized)
Castilianized form of Izaba.
Isabelle French, English
From the given name Isabelle.
Isabeth French
A matronym derived from the given name Élisabeth/Elisabeth.
Isacco Italian
From the given name Isacco.
Isaeva Russian
Feminine form of Isaev.
Isageum Korean
Royal designation
Isago Japanese
From Japanese 沙 (isago) meaning "sand".
Isaiah English
From the given name Isaiah
Ísaksdóttir Icelandic
Means "daughter of Ísak" in Icelandic.
Ísaksson Icelandic
Means "son of Ísak" in Icelandic.
Isamu Japanese
Isamu means courageous warrior
Isayama Japanese
A Japanese surname meaning "admonish mountain". A bearer of this surname is Hajime Isayama. He is a Japanese manga artist. (1986-)
Iselle French
Frenchified forms of Iseli, a Swiss German variant of Eisele.... [more]
Isenbarger German, Jewish
Respelling of German or Jewish Eisenberger.
Ishak Arabic
From the given name Ishak.
Isham English
The name of a village in Northamptonshire, England from the Celtic name of a local river Ise and the Anglo-Saxon term for a small settlement or homestead -ham.
Ishaq Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Ishaq.
Ishaqzai Pashto
Means "son of Ishaq" in Pashto.
Isheanesu Shona
Isheanesu means "The Lord is with us".
Ishibashi Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 橋 (hashi) meaning "bridge".
Ishido Japanese
From the Japanese 石 (ishi) "stone" and 堂 (do) "hall."
Ishiguro Japanese
Ishi means "Stone" and Guro is just a form of Kuro, meaning "Black". Hiroshi Ishiguro was the director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory.
Ishihara Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 原 (hara) meaning "field, plain".
Ishii Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 井 (i) meaning "well".
Ishikura Japanese
From the Japanese 石 (ishi) "stone" combined with 倉 (kura) or 蔵 (kura) storehouse."
Ishimori Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 森 (mori) meaning "forest".
Ishimoto Japanese
Ishi means "Stone" and Moto means "Source,Root, Origin".
Ishino Japanese
From 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 野 (no) meaning "plains," "field."
Ishitsuka Japanese
"Stone mound".
Ishiuchi Japanese
Ishi means "Stone" and Uchi means "Inside".
Ishiwata Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 渡 (wata) meaning "cross, ferry".
Ishiyama Japanese
From the Japanese 石 (ishi) "stone" and 山 (yama) "mountain."
Ishizu Japanese
From Japanese 石 (ishi) meaning "stone" and 津 (zu) meaning "ferry".
Ishizuka Japanese
Ishi means "Stone" and Zuka means "Mound". Its a variant of Ishitsuka.
Ishmael English
From the given name Ishmael
Ish Shalom Hebrew (Modern)
Means "man of peace" in Hebrew. Combination of the word ish, meaning "man" and the name Shalom, meaning "peace".
Isidor German, Russian
From the given name Isidor.
Isidore French
From the given name Isidore.
Isidorov Russian
Means "son of Isidor".
Isidro Spanish
From the given name Isidro.
Işık Turkish
Means "light" in Turkish.
Isip Filipino, Tagalog
Means "mind, intellect, reason" in Tagalog.
Iskakov Kazakh
Means “son of Iskak".
Iskandar Arabic
From the given name Iskandar.
Iskandarov Chechen, Russian, Uzbek, Azerbaijani
Means "son of Iskandar". It can also be an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani İsgəndərov.
Iskandarova Chechen, Russian, Uzbek, Azerbaijani
Means "daughter of Iskandar". It can also be an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani İsgəndərova.
Iskander Arabic
From the given name Iskandar.
Isla Spanish
Means "island" in Spanish.
Islam Assamese, Bengali (Muslim)
From the name of the religion, derived from Arabic إسلام (Islam) meaning "submission (to God)".
Islam Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Islam.
Islami Persian, Urdu, Arabic, Albanian
From the given name Islam.
İslamov Azerbaijani
Means "son of İslam".
Island Norwegian
Habitational name from any of four farmsteads so named. The origin of their name is not certain; it may be a compound of is "ice" and land "land" or from Island "Iceland" (the name of the country).
Isley English
Of Old English origin, derived from a place named Hesli, meaning "a hazel wood or grove".
Ismael Arabic, Filipino, Tausug
From the given name Isma'il.
İsmail Turkish, Uyghur
From the given name İsmail.
Ismoilov Uzbek, Tajik
Uzbek and Tajik form of Ismailov.
Isobe Japanese
From the Japanese 磯 (iso) "beach" and 部 (be) "region," "division," "part."
Isoev Tajik
Tajik variant of Isaev.
Isogai Japanese
Iso meeans "Beach" and Gai means "Valley."
Isom English
Variant of Isham.
Isozaki Japanese
From the Japanese 磯 (iso) "beach" and 崎 or 埼 (zaki or saki) "cape," "peninsula."
Israel Jewish
From the given name Israel.
Israelsson Swedish
Means "son of Israel".
Israpilov Chechen, Kumyk
Means "son of Israpil".
Israpilova Chechen, Kumyk
Feminine spelling of Israpilov.
Issac English, Spanish
From the given name Issac.
Issak Estonian
Issak is an Estonian surname, a variation of the masculine Biblical given name "Isaac" (Estonian: "Iisak").
Istogu Albanian
Meaning unknown.
István Hungarian
From the given name István.
Isufaj Albanian
From the given name Isuf.
Isufi Albanian
From the given name Isuf.
Isurieta Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of Aretxabaleta.
Itakura Japanese
From Japanese 板 (ita) meaning "board" and 倉 (Kura) meaning "storehouse".
Italici Italian
Meaning "Italics", in Italian.
Itelson Yiddish, German
Yiddish "Son of Itel"
Iturralde Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of the municipality of Lizartza.
Itxasmendi Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous neighborhood of Zarautz.
Itzstein German
Topographic surname that originated from broad regions around the river Itz in Thuringia, Germany. The word "Stein" (German word for stone) historically was also used to describe castles on a hill or at a river, thus a possible meaning of the name is "castle at the river Itz".
Iulitta Italian
Early Italian surname. Gaelic Etruscan origins.... [more]
Ivačević Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivaci Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivačić Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivakić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivaković Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivan Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanac Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanagić Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanba Abkhaz
Means "son of Ivan" in Abkhaz.
Ivanc Slovene
Means "son of Ivan".
Ivančan Croatian
Means "son of Ivan".
Ivančec Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanček Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivančev Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivančević Croatian
Means "son of Ivan".
Ivanchenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Ivan.
Ivančić Croatian
Patronymic from the personal name Ivan.
Ivančićević Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivančin Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivančir Serbian (Rare), Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivančok Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanda Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivandić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivandija Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanec Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanek Croatian, Slovene
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanešić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanetić Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanic Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanić Croatian
Means "son of Ivan" in Croatian.
Ivanič Slovene
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivaniček Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivaniš Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivaniš.
Ivanishvili Georgian
Means "son of Ivane".
Ivanjac Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanjek Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanji Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanjko Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanjoš Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivankić Croatian (Rare)
Means "son of Ivan" in Croatian.
Ivanko Croatian, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivankovac Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanoski Macedonian, Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanova Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "daughter of Ivan", the feminine form of Ivanov.
Ivanovich Russian
Means "son of Ivan".
Ivanovici Romanian, Moldovan
Romanian equivalent of Russian surname Ivanovich, meaning son of Ivan.
Ivans English
Meaning "son of Ivan
Ivanšćak Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanšić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanuš Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanuša Slovene, Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanušec Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanušević Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivanušić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivars Basque
Means "Valley" in Basque.
Ivas Romanian, Croatian
As a Croatian surname it is derived from forenames starting with Iv-, for example Ivan, Ivo 2, Ivica, etc.
Ivaschenko Ukrainian
Alternate transcription of Ukrainian Іващенко (see Ivashchenko).
Ivashchenko Ukrainian
Derived from the given name Ivan.
Ivashkin Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form IVASHKA of the Russian given name Ivan.
Ivašić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivasić Croatian
Derived from Ivas.
Ivask Estonian
Ivask is an Estonian surname derived from "vask" meaning "copper".
Ivaškin Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of Ivashkin.
Ivašković Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivasović Croatian
Derived from Ivas.
Ivatek Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivaz Serbian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivče Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivčec Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivček Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivčetić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivčević Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivčić Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Ivčin Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
Iveković Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivek.
Iverson English (Rare)
Means "Son of Iver".
Ives English
Means "son of Ive", a medieval male personal name, brought into England by the Normans but ultimately of Germanic origin, a shortened form of any of a range of compound names beginning with īv "yew" (cf... [more]
Ivey Anglo-Saxon, English
Anglo-Saxon: Ivey is a variant of the Anglo-Saxon baptismal name Ive. It is the Anglo-Saxon equivalent of "Son of Ive".... [more]
Ivić Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Ivo".
Ivković Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Ivko".
Ivorra Catalan
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous municipality.
Ivory English
Habitational name from Ivry-la-Bataille in Eure, northern France.
Ivsen English (Rare, ?)
Possibly a variant of Ibsen or Iversen.
Ivy Anglo-Saxon
The surname Ivy comes from the baptismal name Ive and it is of Anglo-Saxon origin.
Iwaaki Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff" and 明 (aki) meaning "bright". ... [more]
Iwado Japanese (Rare)
Iwado means "rock door". Iwado from Holyland is a character bearing this surname
Iwae Japanese
Iwae means "Stone, Rock" and E means "Bay, Creek, Inlet". It can possibly written other ways as well.
Iwaizumi Japanese (Rare)
Iwa (岩) means "rock, boulder", izumi (泉) means "spring, water source", it is also a town in Iwate prefecture. Hajime Iwaizumi (岩泉 一) from Haikyuu!! manga and anime is a notable bearer of this surname.
Iwamoto Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and 本 or 元 (moto) meaning "base, root, origin".
Iwan Welsh
Derived from the given name Iwan.
Iwano Japanese
Iwa means "Stone" and No means "Field".
Iwański Polish
Name for someone from a place called Iwanie (now Iwonie), derived from the given name Iwan.
Iwaoka Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and 岡 (oka) meaning "hill, ridge".
Iwasaki Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and 崎 (saki) meaning "cape, peninsula".
Iwashimizu Japanese
Iwa means "Stone,Rock", Shi means "Pure, Purify, Excorise, Clean", and Mizu means "Water".
Iwatani Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "rock" and 谷 (tani) meaning "valley".
Iwaya Japanese
From Japanese 岩 (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and 屋 (ya) meaning "house".
Iwayama Japanese
Means "rocky mountain" in Japanese, from 岩 (iwa) "rock" and 山 (yama) "mountain".
Iwuchukwu Igbo, African
It means God's covenant is unwavering. This name is a bearer is a testimony of God's command. This ia a Christian name.
Iykofos American
A surname means "Twilight" in Greek.
Izaba Basque
This indicates familial origin within the eponymous Navarrese municipality.
Izaguirre Basque
Basque surname meaning open space or pasture exposed to the winds".