Bosnian Submitted Surnames

Bosnian names are used by the Bosniak people. For additional names, see Serbo-Croatian names, Arabic names and Turkish names.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Adem Turkish, Bosnian, Albanian, Uyghur
From the given name Adem.
Ademović Bosnian
Means "son of Adem".
Adilović Bosnian
Means "son of Adil".
Aganović Bosnian
means "son of Agan
Ahmetović Bosnian
Means "son of Ahmet".
Alić Bosnian
Means "son of Ali 1".
Alomerovich аломерович Bosnian (Modern)
Alomerovichs: In the 93 war, immigrated from the village of Ust ordinski. They started living in the villages of Lipovo and Blatina in the city of Kolašin, Montenegro. Their real surnames are Piyutsi.
Alomerovich аломерович Bosnian (Modern)
Alomerovichs: In the 93 war, immigrated from the village of Kinerma. They started living in the villages of Lipovo and Blatina in the city of Kolašin, Montenegro. Their real surnames are Piyutsi.
Arapović Croatian, Bosnian (Rare)
From “Arap” meaning “Arab” in Croatian, derived from Turkish Arap
Arifović Bosnian
Means "son of Arif".
Arslanagić Bosnian
Means "son of Arslan".
Bajramović Bosnian
Derived from Bosnian bajram meaning "Eid" (a Muslim festival), borrowed from Turkish bayram.
Bašić Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Derived from baša, a honorific term for “chief”, “boss”, “head of the family”, etc.
Bektešević Bosnian
Patronymic, meaning "son of Bektaş".
Berberić Bosnian
Occupational name for a barber, from berber(in) meaning "barber", from Turkish.
Bosnić Croatian, Bosnian, Serbian
Means ''from Bosnia''.
Bumrap Bosnian (Rare)
Of Slavic origin, possibly originating near the city of Tuzla.
Čekić Serbian, Bosnian
Derived from čekić (чекић), meaning "hammer".
Čeliković Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian
Derived from Serbo-Croatian "čelik", ultimately from Turkish çelik, meaning "steel". The -ović suffix is a patronym.
Davud Persian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian
From the given name Davud.
Demić Serbian, Bosnian
Derived from Turkish demir, meaning "iron".
Dugonja Bosnian
This surname is used at: Sarajevo, Mostar, Dubrovnik, Novi Pazar.
Ferhatović Bosnian
Means "son of Ferhat".
Gadžo Bosnian
It is assumed that Gadžo derives from the old-Indian gārhya ("domestic") and means farmer, villager, head of the house or husband.
Galijašević Bosnian
Means "galley worker" or "man from Gaul".... [more]
Granov Jewish, Bosnian
Habitational name from Granov, Ukraine.... [more]
Guli Uzbek, Kurdish, Persian, Urdu, Pashto, Albanian, Bosnian
Derived from Persian گل (gol) meaning "flower" or "rose". It is sometimes borne by Georgians and Armenians of Persian descent.
Gusinjac Bosnian
From Gusinje, the name of a town in the Plav municipality of Montenegro where Bosniaks form a regional majority
Guta Bosnian
Possibly a mispronunciation of the Bosnian word for the verb "gutati" (to swallow) or "guta" (swallowing).
Habibović Bosnian
Means "son of Habib".
Halilović Bosnian
Means "son of Halil".
Halimović Bosnian
Means "son of Halim".
Hamidović Bosnian
Means "son of Hamid 1".
Hamzagić Bosnian
Means "son of Hamza".
Hamzić Bosnian
Means "son of Hamza".
Harambašić Croatian, Bosnian, Serbian
Derived from harambaša (харамбаша), which was a historic rank for the senior commander of a hajduk band. The hajduks were bandits and freedom fighters in the Balkans who fought the Ottomans.
Hasančić Bosnian
Means "son of Hasan".
Hasandjekić Bosnian
Possibly derived from "son of Hasan".
Hasanović Bosnian
Means "son of Hasan".
Herco Bosnian
Derived from Herceg.
Huseinović Bosnian
Means "son of Husein".
Husejinović Bosnian
Means "son of Husein".
Husejnović Bosnian
Means "son of Husejn".
Ibričić Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Ibro" in Serbo-Croatian.... [more]
Imamović Bosnian
Means "son of the imam", from Arabic إِمَام (ʾimām) referring to a Muslim leader.
Jelavić Serbian, Bosnian
derived from the place name Jelav, one of the places in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Junuzović Bosnian
Means "son of Yunus
Jusufović Bosnian
Means "son of Jusuf" in Bosnian.
Kapetanović Croatian, Bosnian
Occupational surname derived from kapetan meaning "captain".
Kapić Bosnian
Derived from kapa, meaning "hat, cap".
Koljenović Bosnian
Derived from koljeno, meaning "knee".
Kremic Bosnian (Rare)
Surname Kremić was used in early middle-ages, in Bosnia. It was used by royal and ordinary people. That surname is very rare today and it's almost extinct, but in the past it had very big influence.
Kukić Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian
Derived from kuka (кука), meaning "hook".
Lević Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian
Derived from levo, meaning "left".
Lišić Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Possibly derived from Albanian lesh, meaning "fur".
Mahmutović Bosnian
Means "son of Mahmut".
Mujić Bosnian
Means "son of Mujo".
Mujović Bosnian
Means "son of mujo"
Muminović Bosnian
Means "son of Mumin".
Musić Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian
Patronymic from the personal name Musa, a pet form of the Biblical name Mojsije.
Mustafić Bosnian
Means "son of Mustafa".
Obuća Bosnian
Derived from obuća meaning ''footwear'', denoting someone who made or sold footwear.
Omerbašić Bosnian
Derived from Omer.