Batak Submitted Surnames

Batak names are used on the island of Sumatra in Indonesia by speakers of the Batak languages. See also about Indonesian names.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Batubara Batak
Means "coal" in Batak.
Hasibuan Batak
From the name of a Batak king, Raja Hasibuan.
Nasution Batak
From Mandailing Nan Sakti On or Na Sakti On meaning "the magic one", itself from sakti meaning "mystical, magical" (ultimately of Sanskrit origin). This was a nickname of legendary Mandailing ruler Si Baroar Nan Sakti.
Saragih Batak
Simalungun clan name derived from the prefix sa- combined with Simalungun ragih meaning "rule, arrange".
Simatupang Batak
From the name of the fifth son of Raja Lontung, a legendary king and the supposed ancestor of the nine major Batak clans.
Tanjung Minangkabau, Batak
From Indonesian tanjung meaning "cape, headland, point". This is the name of both a Minangkabau tribe from West Sumatra and a Batak tribe from North Sumatra.