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.
Abramčuk Абрамчук Belarusian
Derived from the given name Abram 1.
Abramienia Абраменя Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form of the given name Abram 1.
Achmiedaŭ Ахмедаў Belarusian
Belarusian form of Akhmedov.
Adamaŭ Адамаў Belarusian
Means "son of Adam".
Adamčyk Адамчык Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form of the given name Adam.
Adamovič Адамовіч Belarusian
Means "son of Adam".
Adamovich Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Patronymic from the personal name Adam.
Ahiejaviec Агеявец Belarusian
Derived from the given name Ahiej.
Alexievich Алексіевіч Belarusian
Means "son of Alexey".
Alieksiajevič Алексяевіч Belarusian
Means "son of Aliaksiej".
Antonovich Антонович Belarusian, Russian
Derived from given name Anton (Антон) meaning "son of Anton"
Arlianionak Арлянёнак Belarusian
Double diminutive of Belarusian арол (arol) meaning "eagle".
Arol Арол Belarusian
Means "eagle" in Belarusian.
Azarov Азаров Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Kazakh
Derived from given name Azariy (Азарий)
Azarova Азарова Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Kazakh
Feminine form of Azarov.
Bahdanaŭ Багданаў Belarusian
Means "son of Bahdan".
Baranchik Баранчык Belarusian
Belarusian form of Baranchyk.
Baranchuk Баранчук Ukrainian, Belarusian, Russian
From Баран (baran) meaning "ram".
Barysievič Барысевіч Belarusian
Means "son of Barys".
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".
Chrapko Храпко Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of Khrapko.
Chviedarovič Хведаровіч Belarusian (Rare)
Means "son of Chviedar". A notable bearer is Mikalaj Čarnuševič (1904-1981), the Belarusian poet, prose writer and translator better known by his nickname Mikola Chviedarovič.
Ciahlo Цягло Belarusian (Rare)
Belarusian form of Tyahlo.
Cialieha Цялега Belarusian
Derived from цялега (cialieha) meaning "cart, telega".
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.
Danilovich Даніловіч Russian, Belarusian
Domracheva Домрачава Belarusian
Dostoyevsky Достоевский Belarusian, Russian
Habitational name from Dostoev in Belarus.
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".
Dziadzienka Дзядзенка Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian дзед (dzied) meaning "grandfather, old man".
Dziamidčyk Дзямідчык Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form of the given name Dziamid.
Dziemidovič Дземідовіч Belarusian
Means "son of Dziamid".
Dziemidzienka Дземідзенка Belarusian
Derived from the given name Dziamid.
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
Golovsky Головский Belarusian, Russian
From Russian голова (golova) meaning "head, chief".
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.
Hliabovič Глябовіч Belarusian
Means "son of Hlieb".
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
Ivaškievič Івашкевіч Belarusian
Means "son of Ivaška".
Ivaškin Івашкін Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of Ivashkin.
Janačkin Яначкін Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form of the Belarusian given name Jan 1.
Jančanka Янчанка Belarusian
Derived from the Belarusian given name Jan 1.
Janovič Яновіч Belarusian
Means "son of Jan 1".
Jaŭhienaŭ Яўгенаў Belarusian
Means "son of Jaŭhien".
Jezavit Езавіт Belarusian
Derived from dialectal Belarusian езавіт (jezavit), an equivalent to standard езуіт (jezuit) meaning "jesuit".
Jezavitaŭ Езавітаў Belarusian
Patronymic surname derived from dialectal Belarusian езавіт (jezavit) meaning "jesuit".
Jurevič Юрэвіч Belarusian
Means "son of Juryj".
Juzafovič Юзафовіч Belarusian
Means "son of Juzaf".
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".
Kazimiraŭ Казіміраў Belarusian
Means "son of Kazimir".
Khrapko Храпко Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian (Rare)
Derived from East Slavic храп (khrap) meaning "snore".
Khrupkin Хрупкин Belarusian, Russian
From Russian and Belarusian хрупкий (khrupkiy) meaning "fragile".
Kiruta Кірута Belarusian, Russian
Kisly Кіслы Russian, Belarusian
Derived from Russian кислый (kisly) meaning "acid, acidic, sour".
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 Kryštaf".
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.
Nekrasova Некрасова Russian, Belarusian
Feminine form of Nekrasov.
Novikaŭ Новікаў Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian новік (novik) meaning "neophyte, novice, newbie".
Novikoff Jewish, Belarusian
habitational name from the Belorussian village of Noviki.
Ostapchuk Астапчук Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "son of Ostap".
Paliak Паляк Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian паляк (paliak) meaning "Pole, Polish".
Paŭlovič Паўловіч Belarusian
Means "son of Paviel".
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".
Popkov Попков Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian
Variant of Popov.
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.
Prokopenko Пракапенка Ukrainian, Belarusian
Derived from the given name Prokopiy. It can also be a Belarusian alternate transcription of Prakapenka.
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.
Ryharovič Рыгаровіч Belarusian
Means "son of Ryhor".
Sabalieŭ Собалеў, Сабалеў Belarusian, Jewish
Variant of Sobaĺ.
Salaŭjoŭ Салаўёў Belarusian
Patronymic surname derived from Belarusian салавей (salaviej) meaning "nightingale".
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".
Sheremet Шеремет Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian
Ukrainian cognate of Şeremet.
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.
Svirydzienka Свірыдзенка Belarusian
Derived from the given name Sviryd.
Syamak Сямак Belarusian
Belarusian form of Semak.
Taras Тарас Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian
From the given name Taras.
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.
Vajciachovič Вайцяховіч Belarusian
Means "son of Vojciech".
Vajs Вайс Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of Vays.
Valodźka Валодзька Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form Valodźka of the Belarusian given name Uladzimir.
Vaŭkovič Ваўковіч Belarusian
Patronymic surname derived from Belarusian воўк (voŭk) meaning "wolf".
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.
Zasimovič Засімовіч Belarusian
Means "son of Zasim".
Žaŭniarovič Жаўняровіч Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian жаўнер (žaŭnier) meaning "soldier (of the Polish army)", borrowed from Polish żołnierz via German Söldner.
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.
Žydovič Жыдовіч Belarusian
Derived from Belarusian жыд (žyd) meaning "Jew, Hebrew".
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.