Belarusian Submitted Surnames

Belarusian names are used in the country of Belarus in eastern Europe.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ACHMIEDAŬ Ахмедаў Belarusian
Belarusian form of AKHMEDOV.
ADAMOVICH Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Patronymic from the personal name ADAM.
ALEXIEVICH Алексіевіч Belarusian
Means "son of ALEXEY".
ANTONOVICH Антонович Belarusian, Russian
Derived from given name ANTON (Антон) meaning "son of ANTON"
AZAROV Азаров Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Kazakh
Derived from given name Azariy (Азарий)
AZAROVA Азарова Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Kazakh
Feminine form of Azarov (Азаров)
BAHDANAŬ Багданаў Belarusian
Means "son of BAHDAN".
BUBLIK Бублик Ukrainian, Belarusian, Russian
From bublik, a bagel-like bread roll.
CHACKIEVIČ Хацкевіч Belarusian
Means "son of CHOĆKA".
CHALUJ Халуй Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian халуй (chaluj), a derogatory word meaning "lackey, groveller".
CHARKASHYNA Чаркашина Belarusian
CHAYKOV Russian, Belarusian
Derived from Russian чайка (chayka) meaning "seagull".
CITOVIČ Цітовіч Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of TSITOVICH.
CRESS German, Jewish, Belarusian
A variant of the German surname Kress. From the Middle High German "kresse" meaning "gudgeon" (a type of fish) or the Old High German "krassig", meaning "greedy". Can also be from an altered form of the names Erasmus or Christian, or the Latin spelling of the Cyrillic "КРЕСС".
CYTOVIČ Цытовіч Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of TSYTOVICH.
DOMRACHEVA Домрачава Belarusian
DRABKIN Belarusian, Jewish
Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from Yiddish drabke “loose woman”. Can also be from drabki Belarusian 'light cart' (+ the same suffix -in), an occupational name for a coachman (Alexander Beider).... [more]
DRAPKIN Belarusian, Jewish
Phonetic spelling in Belarus of DRABKIN... [more]
DROPKIN Jewish, Belarusian
Jewish (from Belarus): nickname from Belorussian drobka ‘crumb’+ the eastern Slavic patronymic suffix -in.... [more]
DURKO Дурко Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Derived either from Russian дурной (durnoy) or Ukrainian дурний (durnyi) or Belarusian дурны (durny) all meaning "dump, foolish, stupid".
FIADURA Фядура Belarusian
Derived from an augmentative form of the Belarusian given name FIODAR.
GAVAZANSKY Belarusian, Jewish
Means "from the town of Gavezhno". Gavezhno is a town in Belarus. For more information go here http://www.jewishgen.org/Belarus/newsletter/54surnames.htm
GRETZKY Грэцкі Russian, Belarusian
Originally derived from an old Russian word that meant "Greek", though in modern times, the word means "Greek nut" (walnut). A notable bearer is Wayne Gretzky, a former Canadian ice hockey player.
HARBACHOŬ Гарбачоў Belarusian
Variant transcription of HARBACHOW.
HARBACHOW Гарбачоў Belarusian
Belarusian form and equivalent of GORBACHEV.
HILEVICH Гілевіч Belarusian
Derived from the Belarusian word гіль (hiĺ) meaning "bullfinch" (a name given to two groups of passerine birds) in Belarusian.
IHNACIENKA Ігнаценка Belarusian
Belarusian form of IGNATENKO.
IVANOVA Іванова Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "daughter of IVAN", the feminine form of IVANOV.
IVASHKIN Івашкін Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form IVASHKA of the Russian given name IVAN.
IVAŠKA Івашка Belarusian
IVAŠKIN Івашкін Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of IVASHKIN.
KASPEROVICH Касперович Belarusian
The last name taken literally is Kasper's son with -vich being a common patronymic suffix in Belarus and other slavic countries. The Kasper likey refers to an unknown Kasper in the family. However some stories tie the name to one of the wise men who visited Jesus after his birth - not named in the Bible but later referred to as Gaspar or Caspar/Kaspar in Eastern European traditions.
KAZAN Казань Ukrainian, Belarusian, Jewish
From Turkish kazan meaning "kettle, boiler, furnace".
KORBUT Корбут Ukrainian, Belarusian
From a form of the Lithuanian given name Kaributas. A famous bearer is former Soviet gymnast Olga Korbut (1955-).
KOŠKA Кошка Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian кошка (koška) meaning "cat".
KOT Polish, Slovak, Czech, Belarusian, Jewish, German
From a personal name or nickname based on Slavic kot "tom cat".
KOT Кот Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian кот (kot) meaning "tomcat".
KOVALESKI Belarusian
Habitational name for someone from any of several places called Kovali in Belarus, or perhaps Kavoliai in Lithuania, named with a derivative of kavalj meaning "smith".
KRYČAŬSKI Крычаўскі Belarusian
This indicates familial origin within the city of Krýčaŭ.
KRYSIN Крысін Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived from Russian крыса (krysa) meaning "rat".
KRYŠTAFOVIČ Крыштафовіч Belarusian
Means "son of KRYSHTOF".
KUZMA Ukrainian, Belarusian
From the personal name KUZMA, Greek Kosmas, a derivative of kosmos ‘universe’, ‘(ordered) arrangement’. St. Cosmas, martyred with his brother Damian in Cilicia in the early 4th century ad, came to be widely revered in the Eastern Church.
LAGÓJSKÌ Лаго́йскі Belarusian
This indicates familial origin within the city of Lagójsk.
LEVIN Jewish, Lithuanian, Belarusian, German, Russian, French (Quebec, Anglicized), Various
As a Lithuanian Jewish and Belarusian Jewish name, it is a Slavicized form of LEVY. As a German and German Jewish name, it is derived from the given name LEVIN... [more]
LIAKHOVICH Ляховіч Belarusian
Means "son of Liakh".
LIRNIK Лірнік Belarusian, Polish, Russian
Belarusian, Polish and Russian form of LIRNYK.
LITVINCHUK Літвінчук Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian
Derived from Russian литвин (litvin) historically denoting a Lithuanian or Belarusian person.
LYSKIN Лыскін Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived either from Belarusian лысы (lysy) or Russian лысый (lysy) or Ukrainian лисий (lysyi) all meaning "bald, bald-headed, hairless".
MATSKEVICH Мацкевіч Belarusian
From the given name Maciek, a variant of MACIEJ, which is the Polish variant of Matthias.
MAYSTRENKO Майстренко Belarusian
MICKIEVIČ Міцкевіч Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of MITSKEVICH.
MIKHAIL Міхаіл Russian, Belarusian, Bulgarian
From the given name MIKHAIL.
MILAN Мілан Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Slovene, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Serbian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Russian
From the given name MILAN, a derivative of names such as BOHUMIL and MILOSLAV, containing the Slavic elements mil or milu meaning ‘grace, favor, dear’.
MITSKEVICH Міцкевіч Belarusian, Russian
Derived either from a diminutive form MICEK of the Polish given name MIKOŁAJ or from a diminutive form MITSKA of Belarusian given names DZMITRY and ZMITSER or less likely from other names that begin with mi... [more]
MUZYKA Музыка Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived either from Belarusian музыка (muzyka) or Ukrainian музика (muzyka), both possibly derived from German Musiker meaning "musician".
MYASNIKOVICH Мясніковіч Belarusian
Possibly means "son of Myasnik".
NAVITSKI Навіцкі Belarusian
Belarusian cognate of NOWICKI.
OSTAPCHUK Астапчук Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "son of OSTAP".
PALIAK Паляк Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian паляк (paliak) meaning "Pole, Polish".
PCHOLKIN Пчолкін Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian variant of PCHYOLKIN.
PČOLKIN Пчолкін Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of PCHOLKIN.
PETROVICH Ukrainian, Belarusian
Patronymic from Petro, the Ukrainian form of PETER.
PIATKIEVIČ Пяткевіч Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of PYATKEVICH.
PIATRAHA Пятрага Belarusian
Derived from an augmentative form of the Belarusian given name PIOTR.
PIERAHUD Перагуд Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian перагуд (pierahud) meaning "prolonged rumble". This may have been a nickname for a gossip.
POLYAKOV Палякоў Russian, Jewish, Belarusian, Ukrainian
Patronymic from the ethnic name Polak meaning "Pole".
PORTNOY Jewish, Belarusian, Ukrainian
Occupational name for a tailor from Russian portnoj (an adjective derivative of port "uncut cloth").
PRAKAPIENKA Пракапенка Belarusian
Belarusian form of "PROKOPENKO".
PRYMAK Прымак Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian прымак (prymak) meaning "live-in son-in-law (man who marries and lives with his wife's family)".
PYATKEVICH Пяткевіч Belarusian, Russian
Derived from Belarusian пятко (pyatko) or пятка (pyatka) meaning "fifth child, fifthborn".
ROMAN Catalan, French, Polish, English, German, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
From the Latin personal name ROMANUS, which originally meant "Roman". This name was borne by several saints, including a 7th-century bishop of Rouen.
ROMANA Рамана Catalan, French, Italian, Polish, English (Rare), German, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
From the feminine form of the Latin personal name ROMANUS, which originally meant "Roman".
RYBAK Рыба́к Polish, Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Jewish
Means "fisherman" in some Slavic languages. Derived from the word ryba "fish". A famous bearer is Byelarusian-Norwegian artist Alexander Rybak (b. 1986) who won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2009.
SABALIEŬ Собалеў, Сабалеў Belarusian, Jewish
Variant of SOBAĹ.
ŠELIEH Шэлег Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian шэлег (šelieh), a word used for various medieval small coins, primarily for silver and copper solidi, ultimately from the German word Schilling meaning "shilling".
SHRAMKO Шрамко Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian
Derived from East Slavic шрам (shram) meaning "scar, cicatrix".
SIAMAK Сямак Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of SYAMAK.
SIARHUN Сяргун Belarusian
Derived from the Belarusian given name SIARHIEJ.
SLUCKI Слуцкі Belarusian
Means "of Sluck", a town in the Minsk region.
SOBAĹ Собаль Belarusian, Jewish
Belarusian form of SOBOL.
ŠRAMKO Шрамко Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of SHRAMKO.
STOLINSKI Столінскі Belarusian
This indicates familial origin within the town of Stólin.
SYAMAK Сямак Belarusian
Belarusian form of SEMAK.
TSITOVICH Цітовіч Belarusian, Russian
Means "son of TSIT".
TSYTOVICH Цытовіч Belarusian, Russian
Variant of TSITOVICH.
URBAN English, French, German, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Hungarian, Jewish
From a medieval personal name (Latin Urbanus meaning "city dweller", a derivative of urbs meaning "town", "city").
URBANA Урбана Belarusian, Ukrainian, Russian (Rare), Italian, Spanish
Feminine form of URBAN.
VAJS Вайс Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of VAYS.
VALODŹKA Валодзька Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form VALODŹKA of the Belarusian given name ULADZIMIR.
VAYS Вайс Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian form of WEISS.
VILKIN Вілкін Belarusian, Russian
Derived from Russian вилка (vilka) meaning "fork, pitchfork".
VOVIN Вовін Belarusian, Russian
Derived from a diminutive form VOVA either of the Belarusian given name ULADZIMIR or of the Russian given name VLADIMIR.
YAKUBOVICH Якубовіч Russian, Belarusian
Derived from the given name YAKUB.
ŽABA Жаба Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of ZHABA.
ZHABA Жаба Belarusian, Russian
Derived from Belarusian жаба (zhaba) meaning "toad, frog". This is an ancient Belarusian noble surname.
ZOSIMOVICH Зосимович Belarusian (Rare), Ukrainian (Rare)
Means "son of ZOSIM (see ZOSIMUS)"; rarely used in both Belarus and Ukraine.
ZYK Russian, Belarusian
A Russian name now found in Belarus and other areas around "white Russia". Literally translates to the Russian word "beetle". It's pronounced "Z'ook" and has taken on other forms of spelling, such as; Zuck, Tzook, Shyk, etc.
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