Croatian Submitted Surnames

Croatian names are used in the country of Croatia and other Croatian communities throughout the world.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Šimenc Croatian
Derived from the forename Šime.
Šimić Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Šimo".
Šimičić Croatian
Šimičić comes from the name Šimun, which is the Croatian form of Simeon, which means flatter and/or listener.... [more]
Šimun Croatian
Derived from the forename Šimun.
Šimundić Croatian
Means "son of Šimun".
Šimunec Croatian
Means "son of Šimun".
Šimunić Croatian
Means "son of Šimun".
Šimunković Croatian
Derived from the forename Šimun.
Sindik Croatian
Derived from sindik, a type of lawyer or representative that existed in Dalmatia in the Middle Ages.
Sladoljev Croatian
Derived from slad, meaning "malt", and the -ljev suffix referring to "pouring".
Slavica Croatian
Derived from Slavic slava, meaning "glory".
Slunjski Croatian
Habitational name for someone from Slunj, Croatia.
Smokvina Croatian
Derived from smokva meaning ''fig''.
Šojka Croatian
Derived from šojka meaning ''jay'' (the bird).
Sokić Croatian
Derived from Turksh sokak, meaning "street". The word is still used in Croatian meaning "little street, alley". Most people with this surname live in Cernik, Croatia.
Špiljak Croatian
Possibly derived from špilja, meaning "cave".
Srna Croatian
Means ''doe''.
Stanić Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Stanko".
Starčević Croatian
Means "son of an old man" from star "old".
Stipančić Croatian
Patronymic, meaning "son of Stipe" or "son of Stjepan".
Stipetić Croatian
Patronymic, meaning "son of Stipe".
Stipić Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Stipe".
Stražičić Croatian
Possibly derived from straža, meaning "guard".
Šuškov Croatian
Derived from šuškati, meaning "to rustle".
Švarc Croatian
Croatian form of Schwarz.
Švarcer Croatian
Elaborated form of Švarc.
Tadejević Croatian
Means "son of Tadej".
Tasić Serbian, Croatian
Patronymic, meaning "son of Tasa".
Teklić Croatian
Derived from teklić, a rare form of the word "messenger".
Telišman Croatian (Rare)
Unknown origin, probably from the word "talisman"
Tišljar Croatian
Derived from Chakavian Croatian tišljar, meaning "carpenter".
Todorić Serbian, Croatian
Patronymic, meaning "son of Todor".
Tomaš Serbian, Croatian, Sorbian, German
From the given name Tomaš.
Tomičić Croatian
Variant of Tomčić. Derived from Toma.
Topolovec Slovene, Croatian
Several locations in Slovenia and Croatia bare the name "Topolovec".
Travar Croatian, Serbian
Derived from travar, meaning "herbalist".
Turk Slovene, Croatian
Means ''Turk''.
Ucar Croatian
1 Croatian, Serbian, and eastern Slovenian: ironic nickname for an autocratic person, from car ‘tsar’.... [more]
Valentin French, Italian, Romanian, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Czech, Russian, Bulgarian, Slovene, Croatian, Macedonian, Jewish
From the given name Valentin. It was sometimes adopted as a personal name by Jews.
Vašićek Croatian
Variant and often a misspelling of Vašiček.
Vedriš Croatian
Derived from vedro, meaning "bright".
Vidaković Croatian, Serbian
Means ''son of Vidak or Vid''.
Videc Croatian, Slovene
Derived from the given name Vid.
Vidić Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the given name Vid.
Viljevac Croatian
Habitational name for someone from Viljevo, Croatia.
Vincek Croatian
Possibly derived from the Croatian nickname for Vincent.
Vincetić Croatian
Derived from Vinko, Croatian form of Vincent.
Vladić Croatian, Serbian
Means ''son of Vlad''.
Vlainić Croatian, Bosnian
Variant of Vlajnić or Vlajinić
Vrabac Croatian
Means ''sparrow''.
Vrabec Croatian, Czech
Means "sparrow".
Vrana Croatian
Means ''crow''.
Vrban Croatian
Derived from vrba meaning ''willow''.
Vrbančić Croatian
Derived from vrba meaning ''willow''.
Vrbanić Croatian
Derived from vrba meaning ''willow''.
Vrhovac Serbian, Croatian
From vrh meaning ''top, peak, summit''. Also a common place name.Bpхoвaц
Vučević Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vučić Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vučinović Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the given name Vuk, which also means "wolf".
Vučković Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vujić Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vuk Croatian, Serbian
Derived from vuk meaning ''wolf''.
Vukašin Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vukašin.
Vukčević Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vukelić Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vukić Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vukman Croatian
Derived from vuk meaning ''wolf''.
Vukov Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Vuksan Croatian
Derived from the given name Vuk.
Yankovic Slovene, Slovak, Serbian, Croatian, Polish
Americanized form of Janković, or perhaps Jankowicz.
Yankovich Serbian, Croatian, Slovene
Americanized spelling of Janković or Jankovič.
Žabek Croatian
From žaba, meaning "frog".
Zadravec Croatian, Slovene
Denotes a person living near the Drava river.
Zec Croatian, Bosnian, Serbian, Slovene
Means ''rabbit''.
Zidarić Croatian
From zidar meaning ''stonemason, bricklayer''.
Zlatar Croatian, Serbian
From zlatar meaning "goldsmith" or "jeweler".
Zmajlović Croatian
From zmaj meaning ''dragon''.
Zoranić Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian
Derived from the male given name Zolan.
Zrnčić Croatian
Possibly derived from the Slavic element zrn, of unknown meaning.... [more]
Zubčić Croatian
Possibly derived from zubić, meaning "small tooth".
Žuna Croatian
Derived from žuna meaning ''woodpecker''.
Žunec Croatian
Derived from žuna meaning ''woodpecker''.
Županović Croatian
Derived from župan, a noble and administrative title, the leader of a territorial unit called županija.
Zver Slovene, Russian, Croatian
Means "beast".