Submitted Surnames Starting with S

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SHAHZAD Urdu, Pashto
From the given name Shahzad.
SHAI Hebrew (Modern)
From the unisex given name Shai.
SHAINWALD German
German for "beautiful forest", probably (?) related to Sheinfeld
SHAKED Hebrew
Means Almond in Hebrew
SHAKERA Jamaican Patois (Modern)
Shakera is a name given to a Jamaican girl who is very arrogant and tends to take out her anger on herself and others around her. But she is also a very intelligent girl who do well in her school work ,
SHAKESHAFT English (British)
Similar in origin to surnames such as Shakesheave, Shakespeare and Wagstaffe.
SHAKHAR Hebrew (Modern)
Means "dawn" in Hebrew.
SHAKIB Persian
The Last name "Shakib" Originates from Iran.
SHAKOOR Muslim
From a Muslim personal name based on Arabic shakūr "grateful".
SHAKSHUKI Arabic (Maghrebi)
Most likely from Libyan Arabic شَكْشُوكَةٌ (šakšawka) meaning “a mixture”, referring to a type of North African dish made of vegetables and fried eggs.
SHAKUR Bengali, Indian (Muslim), Urdu
From the given name Shakur.
SHAKYA Nepali, Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit शाक्य (Śākya) referring to the Shakya clan of India and Nepal during the Vedic period (1000-500 BCE). A noble member of the clan was Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha), the founder of Buddhism.
SHALADI Arabic (Maghrebi)
Of unknown meaning (chiefly Libyan).
SHALEV Hebrew
Means “peaceful, calm, serene” in Hebrew (see Shalev).
SHALHOUB Arabic
From a personal name based on the word shalhub meaning "generous".
SHALIT Hebrew
From Hebrew שליט (shalit) meaning "ruler" or "ruling, governing, dominant".
SHALLCROSS English
Means "person from Shallcross", Derbyshire ("place by the Shacklecross", an ancient stone cross in the High Peak, its name perhaps denoting a cross to which people could be shackled as a penance).
SHAMANOV Russian
Means "son of the shaman", derived from Russian шама́н (šamán).
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.
SHANAHAN Irish
Anglicised form of Ó Seanachain.
SHANAVAZOV Dargin, Dagestani
Means "son of Shakhnavaz"; the name itself is of Persian origin meaning "shah (king) of grace".
SHANDERA Czech (Anglicized, Modern)
Shandera is anglicized for Šandera, a patronymic for Alexander (son of Alexander), the euiqvalent of Sandoor in Hungarian or Sanders in English.
SHANDY English (Rare)
Shandy appears as a rare surname, mostly found in English-speaking countries going back to the 1600s. This name may originate from the English dialect adjective meaning "boisterous" or "empty headed; half crazy", of which the earliest record dates to 1691, though any further explanation for its origins are unknown... [more]
SHANI Hebrew
Means "red, scarlet" in Hebrew. From the given name Shani (1).
SHANKAR Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada
From the given name Shankar.
SHANKS English (Modern)
Possibly a diminutive of LONGSHANKS, which would be given to a tall or gangly person.
SHAPIRA Hebrew
Variant spelling of Shapiro.
SHAQUED Various
From the Hebrew given name Shaked, which means "almond" in Hebrew.
SHARIF Bengali (Muslim), Urdu, Punjabi, Kashmiri, Indian (Muslim), Persian, Arabic, Somali
From the Arabic title شَرِيف (šarīf) meaning "noble, honoured, excellent", denoting a Muslim ruler, religious leader, or descendant of Muhammad.
SHARIFOV Tajik, Azerbaijani
Means "son of Sharif", as well as variant of Azerbaijani Şərifov.
SHARON Hebrew
From an Old Testament place name, in Hebrew שָׁרוֹן (Sharon), which means "plain", referring to the fertile plain near the coast of Israel.
SHARPE English
Variant of Sharp.
SHARPIN English
Variant of Sharp.
SHARPTON English
Habitational name from Sharperton in Northumberland, possibly so named from Old English scearp "steep" and beorg "hill", "mound" and tun "settlement".
SHASTEEN English (American, Modern)
A derivative Chastain.... [more]
SHATNER German (Anglicized), Jewish (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Schattner. A notable bearer was Canadian actor William Shatner (1931-), who is known for his roles as Captain James T. Kirk in 'Star Trek', T.J. Hooker in 'T.J. Hooker', Denny Crane in 'Boston Legal', and the Priceline Negotiator in Priceline.com commercials.
SHATTUCK English
A locational name from a family in Chaddock, a hamlet in the parish in Lancashire, England. Also a variant of Chadwick.
SHAULIS Lithuanian
Occupational name from Lithuanian šaulys ‘rifleman’.
SHAVIT Hebrew (Modern)
From the given name Shavit, means "comet" in Hebrew.
SHAY Irish
Variant of Shea.
SHCHUSEV Russian
Surname derived from Alexey Shchusev
SHE Chinese
From Chinese 佘 (shé), which is of unknown significance.
SHEARD English
English surname which was originally from a place name meaning "gap between hills" in Old English.
SHEBANI Arabic (Maghrebi)
From the name of an Arab tribe which in turn is derived from Arabic شيب (šīb) meaning "white hair, grayness" or "cold, snow" (chiefly Libyan).
SHEEHAN Irish (Anglicized, Archaic)
From irish "O Siodhachain" meaning "descendant of Siodhach" - peaceful or gentle, courteous.
SHEEN English
Meaning unknown, though possibly a variant of Sean. A famous bearer of the surname is actor Charlie Sheen.
SHEENE Irish (Anglicized)
Derived from the Gaelic siodhach which means "peaceful." Most commonly used in Ireland and originated in the county's southwest region.
SHEEPSHANKS Scottish
From a medieval Scottish and northern English nickname for someone with a strange or awkward way of walking (literally "sheeplegs").
SHEFFIELD English, English (British)
A surname which named after an city in England.... [more]
SHEHADEH Arabic
Derived from Arabic شَهَادَة (šahāda) meaning "testimony, witness, belief (in Islam)".
SHEIKH Indian (Muslim), Bengali (Muslim), Urdu, Somali, Arabic, Persian, Punjabi
From the Arabic title شَيْخ (šayḵ) meaning "chief, chieftain, head", used as title to denote a political or spiritual leader of a Muslim community.
SHELDON English
From an Old English place name meaning "valley with steep sides".
SHELDRAKE English
From a medieval nickname for a dandyish (showy) or vain man, from Middle English scheldrake, the male of a type of duck with brightly-coloured plumage (itself from the East Anglian dialect term scheld "variegated" combined with drake "male duck").
SHELL American
Posibly from the given name Shell.
SHELLEY English, Irish
From the given name Shelley. It means "wooded clearing" in Irish.
SHEMESH Hebrew
Means "sun" in Hebrew.
SHEMTOV Hebrew (Modern)
Means "good name", derived from Hebrew שם (shem) means "name" and טוב (tov) means "good".
SHEN Chinese
From Chinese 沈 (shěn) which refers to the ancient state of Shen (Shěn) located in the present-day province of Henan.
SHEN Chinese
From Chinese 申 (shēn) meaning "to extend, to stretch", also referring to the ancient Chinese state of Shen (Shēn) during the Zhou dynasty.
SHEN Chinese
From Chinese 慎 (shèn) meaning "cautious, acting sincerely, with care".
SHENBERGER English (?)
The name Shenberger comes from a common mix up with the archaic Austrian-German surname Schoenberg; meaning "Beautiful Mountain."
SHENTON English
"Beautiful town" in Old English. Parishes in Leicestershire, and Cheshire.
SHEPTITSKIY Ukrainian
This indicates familial origin with the village of Sheptychi in Ukraine, which, as of February 2017, is located within Sambir Raion in the Lviv Oblast.
SHERALIEV Uzbek, Tajik, Kyrgyz
Means "son of Sherali", from a combination of the names Sher and Ali (1).
SHERESHEVSKY Russian, Jewish
Russian Jewish surname derived from Шерешёво (Shereshyovo), the Russian name for the Belarusian city of Шарашова (Sharashova), itself probably derived from the Belarusian dialectal word шэраш (sherash) meaning "ice on (a) river" or "gray"... [more]
SHERKHANZAI Afghani
Meaning "son of Sherkhan" in Pashto. Sherkhan itself means "lion king" in Persian. This surname is found among Afghans belonging to the Barech, one of the Durrani Pashto tribes.
SHERPA Nepali, Indian, Tibetan, Bengali
From the name of the Sherpa people, a Tibetic ethnic group inhabiting Nepal, China, Bhutan, and the Himalayas. The name itself is derived from Sherpa ཤར (shar) meaning "east" and wa "people" (thus, "people of the east" or "eastern people"), a reference to their origin in northeastern Nepal... [more]
SHERRARD English
Probably from a medieval nickname based on Middle English shere "bright, fair", with the derogatory suffix -ard.
SHERWIN English
English: nickname for a swift runner, from Middle English schere(n) ‘to shear’ + wind ‘wind’.
SHERWOOD English
Means bright wood.... [more]
SHERZAI Pashto
Variant transcription of Shirzai.
SHEVCHENKO Ukrainian
Means "A child of a tailor" in Ukrainian
SHEVELEV Russian
Derived by means of suffix "-ev" from Old Slavic verb sheveliti (se) meaning to make noise, to whirr, to rustle, to whistle, to wander. Initially it designated someone bold, daring, hardy, spirited.
SHIBANI Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant transcription of Shebani.
SHIBASAKI Japanese
Shiba (柴) means firewood, Saki (崎) means small peninsula.
SHIBATA Japanese
From the Japanese 柴 (shiba) "brushwood," "firewood" or 芝 (shiba) "turf grass" and 田 (ta or da) "rice paddy" or 多 (ta or da) "many."
SHIBAYAMA Japanese
From Japanese 柴 (shiba) meaning "brushwood, firewood" and 山 (yama) meaning "mountain, hill".
SHIBUTANI Japanese
From Japanese 澁 or 渋 (shibu) meaning "rough" and 谷 (tani) meaning "valley".
SHIBUYA Japanese
From the Japanese 渋 (shibu) "unripe persimmon juice" and 谷 (ya or tani) "valley." This is also the name of an area in South-Western Central Tokyo, famous for its road crossing.
SHIEH Taiwanese
Taiwanese romanization of Shi and Xie.
SHIELD English
Metonymic occupational name for an armorer, from Middle English scheld "shield" (Old English scild, sceld).
SHIEMKE German, Polish, Slavic
Americanized spelling of Kashub Name: "Shiemke" Root Name: "Schimke" "Szymek" or "Szymko" ... [more]
SHIM Korean
Korean: there is only one Chinese character for the surname Shim. Some sources indicate that there are 63 different Shim clans, but only six can be documented. Each of these clans claims a different founding ancestor... [more]
SHIMA Japanese
From Japanese 島 (shima) meaning "island".
SHIMADA Japanese
From Japanese 島 (shima) meaning "island" combined with 田 (da) meaning "rice paddy, cultivated field".
SHIMADZU Japanese
Variant transcription of Shimazu.
SHIMAMORI Japanese
Shima (島) means "island", mori (森) means "forest"
SHIMAMOTO Japanese
From Japanese 島 (shima) meaning "island" and 本 (moto) meaning "base, root, origin".
SHIMAMURA Japanese
From the Japanese 島, 嶋 or 嶌 (shima) "island" and 村, 邑 or 邨 (mura) "village."
SHIMAOKA Japanese
島 (Shima) means "Island", 岡 (Oka) means "Ridge, Hill".
SHIMAZAKI Japanese
Shima means "Island" and Zaki means "Peninsula, Cape, Promontory".
SHIMAZU Japanese
From Japanese 島 (shima) meaning "island" and 津 (zu) meaning "harbor".
SHIME Japanese
This surname is used as 七五三, 志免 or 志馬 with 七 (shichi, nana, nana.tsu, nano, shi) meaning "seven", 五 (go, itsu, itsu.tsu, me) meaning "five", 三 (san, zou, mi, mi'.tsu, mi.tsu) meaning "three", 志 (shi, kokorozashi, kokoroza.su, shiringu) meaning "aspire, hopes, intention, motive, plan, resolve, shilling", 免 (men, manuka.reru, manuga.reru, me) meaning "dismissal, excuse" and 馬 (ba, uma, -uma, ma, me) meaning "horse."... [more]
SHIMONO Japanese
From Japanese 下 (shimo) meaning "under, below" and 野 (no) meaning "field, wilderness".
SHIMOOKA Japanese
Shimo means "Under, Below" and Oka means "Ridge, Hill". A notable bearer is Renjo Shimooka, who was a professional photographer.
SHIMOTSUKI Japanese (Rare)
霜 (Shimo) means " (Hoar)frost" and 月 (Tsuki) means "Month, Moon". This is the traditional name for November in the Japanese language. It is also beared by Haruka Shimotsuki, a singer.
SHIMOYAMA Japanese
Shimo means "Under, Below" and Yama means "Mountain". So in that case, it is Yamashita backwards, except for a different pronunciation. A notable bearer is Kento Shimoyama, who is screenwriter.
SHIMURA Japanese
From Japanese 志 (shi) meaning "purpose" or 紫 (shi) meaning "purple" combined with 村 (mura) meaning "village".
SHIN Korean
There are three Chinese characters for the Shin surname. Between these three characters, there are five different clans. Each Shin clan descends from a different founding ancestor. One of the Shin clans traces its origins to China... [more]
SHINDE Indian, Marathi
Meaning unknown; this was also the name of a Indian dynasty from Maharashtra.
SHINDEN Japanese
See Arata,this is simply the formal pronunciation.
SHINGLER English
An occupational name for someone who laid wooden tiles, or shingles on roofs, from an agent derivative of Middle English schingle ‘shingle’. ... [more]
SHINKAI Japanese
From Japanese 深 (shin) "deep" or 新 (shin) "new" combined with 海 (kai) "sea".
SHINMAR Ancient Hebrew (Hellenized, Archaic, ?)
'Shin'; literally translated as 'god', 'crown'. 'Mar'; Hebrew translation for 'master'. Used by Ancient Hebrew descendants/Jews still existing in Middle East & India. Also a city that exists in West Punjab with majority Hebrew/Jews & synagogues.... [more]
SHINN English
Metonymic occupational name for a Skinner, from Old English scinn, Middle English shin ‘hide’, ‘pelt’. In Middle English this word was replaced by the Norse equivalent, skinn.
SHINOBU Japanese
Shinobu is a Japanese name meaning "recall" or "endurance."
SHINODA Japanese
From Japanese 篠 (shino) meaning "bamboo grass" and 田 (da) meaning "field, rice paddy".
SHINOHARA Japanese (Rare)
Shino means "Bamboo Stem", but it's most likely the kanji meaning "Rope", while Hara means "Plain).
SHINWARI Pashto
Perhaps from Shinwar, the name of a Pashtun-inhabited district in Afghanistan. The Shinwari are a Pashtun tribe found in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
SHINYAMA Japanese
Means "New Mountain".... [more]
SHIO Japanese (Rare)
Shio means "Salt", this one of the most rarest Japanese surnames databases have compiled, I have two sources.
SHIOKAWA Japanese
Shio means "Salt, Tide" and Kawa means "River, Stream."
SHIPLEY English (Rare)
English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Derbyshire, County Durham, Northumberland, Shropshire, Sussex, and West Yorkshire, so called from Old English sceap, scip ‘sheep’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.
SHIRAI Japanese
From the Japanese 白 (shira or shiro) "white" and 井 (i) "well."
SHIRAISHI Japanese
From Japanese 白 (shira) meaning "white" and 石 (ishi) meaning "stone".
SHIRAKAWA Japanese
Shira means "White" and Kawa means "River".
SHIRAKAWA Japanese
Means "white river", from Japanese 白 (shira) meaning "white" and 川 (kawa) meaning "river, stream".
SHIROGANE Japanese (Rare)
Shirogane typically spelt "白銀" ... [more]
SHIROMORI Japanese
From Japanese 白 (shiro) combined with 森 (mori) meaning forest. Other kanji combinations are possible.
SHIRZAI Pashto
Means "son of Sher", from the given name Sher combined with Pashto زوی (zoy) meaning "son".
SHISHANI Chechen (Expatriate), Arabic
Means "Chechen (person)" in Arabic. It is primarily used by Chechens living in the Arab world or the United States.
SHISHIDO Japanese
Japanese: habitational name taken from a district in Hitachi (now Ibaraki prefecture), written with a variant character for ‘flesh’ and ‘door’. It is found mostly in northeastern Japan.
SHISHIGAMI Japanese
A Japanese surname meaning "deer god".
SHITARA Japanese
From Japanese 設 (shita) meaning "establish" and 楽 (ra) meaning "comfort".
SHIVAZA Dungan
Derived from Chinese 十娃子 (shí wázǐ) manning "the tenth child". A notable bearer was Iasyr Shivaza (1906-1988), a Soviet Dungan poet.
SHIVERS Irish
Irish variant of Chivers.
SHLOMOV Jewish, Russian
Means "son of Shlomo".
SHMELEV Russian
From a bumble, which is "шмель" in Russian
SHNAYDERMAN Yiddish
It literally means "snitherman".
SHO Japanese
Japanese name meaning "to fly/soar" or "wind instrument".
SHOAF American
Origin is unknown but it is the surname of American Rachel Shoaf who is a convicted murderer.
SHOCKLEY English
(i) perhaps "person from Shocklach", Cheshire ("boggy stream infested with evil spirits"); (ii) perhaps an anglicization of Swiss German Schoechli, literally "person who lives by the little barn"
SHOEN German (Anglicized), Jewish
Americanized spelling of German or Ashkenazic Jewish Schön or Schoen.
SHOHAM Hebrew
Means "onyx" in Hebrew.
SHOJI Japanese
From the Japanese 庄 (sho) "level" and 司 (shi or ji) "director," "official."
SHOPA Ukrainian
Jewish, found in Russia, Lithuania and Ukraine. Native spelling is Шопа.
SHOSHAN Hebrew
From Hebrew שׁוֹשָׁן (shoshán) meaning "lily".
SHOUYU Japanese (Rare)
Variant transcription of Shoyu.
SHOVKHALOV Chechen
Chechen surname of unknown meaning.
SHOYU Japanese (Rare)
Shoyu is made up of two kanji and literally means "Soy Sauce". There are other Japanese last names related to food too, but if it's directly related to food, it is rare.
SHŌZŌ Japanese (Rare)
This surname is used as 宗 (shuu, sou, mune) meaning "origin, religion, sect" and 像 (zou) meaning "figure, image, picture, portrait, statue."... [more]
SHPIGL Yiddish
Yiddish form of Spiegel.
SHPILBARG Yiddish
Yiddish form of Spielberg.
SHRAPNEL English
A different form of Carbonell. Shrapnel (i.e. metal balls or fragments that are scattered when a bomb, shell or bullet explodes) is named after General Henry Shrapnel (1761-1842), a British artillery officer who during the Peninsular War invented a shell that produced that effect.
SHRESTHA Nepali
Means "most excellent" or "noble" in Nepali, derived from Sanskrit श्रेष्ठ (śreṣṭha) meaning "excellent, best".
SHRIVASTAV Indian, Hindi, Nepali
Hindu Kayasth surname meaning "from Srivasta" in Sanskrit, referring to the Srivasta (श्रीवत्स) subgroup of the the Kayasth caste. The name itself means "beloved of Sri" or "child of Sri" from the name of the Hindu goddess Shri (Lakshmi) combined with वत्स (vatsá) meaning "child, offspring, son".
SHRIVASTAVA Indian, Nepali, Marathi, Hindi
Variant transcription of Shrivastav.
SHROPSHIRE English
Regional name from the county of Shropshire, on the western border of England with Wales.
SHROUT German
This surname is related to the German surname Schroder which means cut as in a wood cutter etc.
SHTEYNFELD Yiddish
It means "stone field".
SHTEYNHOYZ Yiddish
It literally means "stonehouse".
SHUBIN Russian
Derived from Russian шуба (shuba) meaning "fur coat".
SHUCK English
Origin uncertain; perhaps a nickname from Middle English schucke "devil, fiend".
SHUFFLEBOTTOM English
Meaning: "From a sheep valley"
SHUKLA Indian, Nepali, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi
Derived from Sanskrit शुक्ल (śukla) meaning "white, bright, pure".
SHUKRI Arabic
Derived from Arabic شُكْرِيّ (šukriyy) meaning "thankful, of thanks".
SHULMAN Jewish
It is a Jewish-Polish surname that first appeared around 1090. It means Rabai, Gabbai, or Shamash. These are occupations that take place in a Shul-Synagogue. Shul is the Yiddish word for Synagogue. The name litterally means 'man that goes to the Synagogue'.
SHULTS Jewish (Anglicized, Rare)
The name Shults comes from one of those ancient dukedoms, territories and states that would eventually form a part of present day Germany. At its birth in the Middle Ages, it was used to indicate someone who worked as a town-mayor derived from the medieval name "Schultheis" which has the same meaning.... [more]
SHURGOT Polish, English (American)
Americanized spelling of Szurgot.
SHUSTER English
Variant of German Schuster or Slovenian Šuster, both meaning "shoemaker".
SHVARTSEBORD Yiddish
It literally means "black beard".
SHWETS Ukrainian
Variant of Shwetz
SHYAMALAN Indian (Rare), Malayalam (Rare)
Derived from the given name Shyamal or Shyama. This is the surname of Manoj "M. Night" Shyamalan (1970-), an Indian-American film director of Malayalam and Tamil ancestry.
SI Chinese
From Chinese 司 (sī) meaning "to take charge of, to control, to manage" or "officer, official".
SIAW Akan
Meaning unknown.
SIBUL Estonian
Sibul is an Estonian surname meaning both "onion" and "bulb".
SICAT Filipino, Tagalog
Derived from Tagalog sikat meaning "rise (to fame), appearance".
SICKLER English (Rare)
Came from one who used a sickle to farm fields
SIDDIG Northern African, Arabic
Derived from Arabic صَدِيق (ṣadīq) meaning "friend" (chiefly Sudanese).
SIDDIQ Arabic, Urdu, Sindhi, Punjabi, Bengali
Derived from Arabic صَدِيق (ṣiddīq) meaning "truthful, veracious".
SIDDIQI Persian, Urdu, Sindhi, Balochi, Bengali
Variant transcription of Siddiqui.
SIDDIQUI Urdu, Sindhi, Punjabi, Balochi, Pashto, Bengali, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic صَادِق (ṣādiq) meaning "true, truthful, veracious". It was traditionally used as an honorific title or a nickname for a trustworthy person.
SIDERIS Greek
Greek reduced and altered form of the personal name Isidoros (see Isadore), altered by folk etymology as if derived from sidero ‘iron’ (classical Greek sideron), and hence regarded as an omen name: ‘may the child grow up to be as strong as iron’.
SIDHU Indian (Sikh), Punjabi
Sikh clan name derived from Sanskrit सिद्ध (siddha) meaning "accomplished, proven".
SIDIQI Pashto, Persian, Afghani
Means "the veracious" from Arabic صَدَقَ (ṣadaqa) meaning "to be truthful, to be sincere". It is also a variant of Persian Sadeghi.
SIDLE English
Anglicized form of SEIDEL
SIDOROV Russian
Means "son of Sidor", Sidor being a short form of Isidor.
SIDWELL English
From an English surname of uncertain origin, possibly originally a habitational name from an unidentified place with a second element from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, but on the other hand early forms are found without prepositions... [more]
SIEBER German
The roots of the German surname Sieber can be traced to the Old Germanic word "Siebmacher," meaning "sieve maker." The surname is occupational in origin, and was most likely originally borne by someone who held this position
SIEBERN German
German. People known with this name are: Emelia Siebern, Hannah Siebern, Caleb Siebern.
SIECK German
The name is originally spelled "Siecke". Eric Siecke came from Norway and settled in Holstein, Germany in the year 1307. The final "e" was dropped by most of the family, though one branch still retains it... [more]
SIEGFRIED German
From a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sigi "victory" and fridu "peace". The German surname has also occasionally been adopted by Ashkenazic Jews.
SIEMENS German
Derived from the given name Siem.
SIEMIĄTKOWSKI Polish
It indicates familial origin within in either one of a cluster of Masovian villages.
SIENKO Polish
From the personal name Simon/Symon or Syzon
SIESZTRZEWITOWSKI Polish
A polish surname which is mostly used in Poland and polish area.
SIEVERT Low German, Dutch, Swedish
Derived from the given name SIEVERT. A Sievert (Sv) is a unit measuring the effect of ionizing radiation on the human body (called equivalent absorbed radiation dose). It was named after Swedish medical physicist Rolf Sievert (1896 – 1966).
SIEVERTSEN German
Patronymic of Sievert.
SIEWERT German
Derived from the Frisian and Low German given name Sievert.