Scandinavian Submitted Surnames

Scandinavian names are used in the Scandinavia region of northern Europe. For more specific lists, see Swedish names, Danish names and Norwegian names. See also about Scandinavian names.
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KRISTÓFERSSON Icelandic
Means "son of KRISTÓFER" in Icelandic.
KROG Norwegian, Danish
Habitational name from places named with krog "corner, bend".
KVIST Swedish
Swedish surname meaning "twig, branch".... [more]
LAGERLÖF Swedish
A notable bearer was Swedish author Selma Lagerlöf (1858-1940), the first female writer to win the Nobel Prize in literature (1909).
LAGERQUIST Swedish
Ornamental name composed of the elements lager ‘laurel’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.
LAMBERG Swedish
Possibly of German origin, but perhaps an ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element combined with berg "mountain".
LANDE French, Norwegian, Jewish
French: topographic name for someone living on a heath, lande (from Gaulish landa ‘space’, ‘land’), or a habitational name from any of numerous minor places named La Lande from this word.... [more]
LANDIN Swedish
A combination of Swedish land "land" and the common surname suffix -in, derived from Latin -inus, -inius "descendant of"
LANGELAND Norwegian
Derived from the elements lang meaning "long" and land meaning "land" or "farmstead".
LANGHORN English, Danish, Dutch
Northern English: probably a habitational name from a minor place in Soulby, Cumbria, called Longthorn, from Old English lang ‘long’ + horn ‘projecting headland’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.... [more]
LANTZ Swedish
Swedish soldier name meaning "lance". ... [more]
LARSDATTER Norwegian, Danish
Strictly feminine patronymic for LARS.
LASSEN Danish
Variant of LARSEN.
LAURIDSEN Danish
Means "son of LAURIDS".
LAURSEN German, Norwegian, Danish
Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from LAUR, a short form of LAWRENCE.
LEFFLER German, Swedish
Occupational name for a spoonmaker. Derived from German Löffel "spoon".
LEIFSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of LEIF" in Icelandic.
LEIJON Swedish
Variant of LEJON.
LEJON Swedish
Means "lion" in Swedish.
LEVÍSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of LEVÍ" in Icelandic.
LEVÍSSON Icelandic
Means "son of LEVÍ" in Icelandic.
LIDÉN Swedish
Combination of the Swedish place name element lid "slope, hillside" and the common surname siffix -én.
LIDMAN Swedish
Combination of Swedish place name element lid "slope, hillside" and man "man". A notable bearer was Swedish writer Sara Lidman (1923-2004).
LIDSTRÖM Swedish
Combination of the Swedish place name element lid "slope, hillside" and ström "stream, flow". A notable bearer is Swedish ice hockey player Nicklas Lidström (b. 1970).
LIE Norwegian
Variant spelling of Li. Derived from Old Norse hlíð "hillside, mountain slope".
LIEN Norwegian
Variant of LIE.
LIF Swedish
This is most likely a name adopted by soldiers in the 17th century. The actual meaning is unclear. It could be taken directly from the Swedish word liv meaning "life" or from a location named with this element.
LILJA Swedish, Finnish
Means "lily" in Swedish and Finnish. It is also used as a first name (see Lilja).
LILJEGREN Swedish
A combination of two Swedish words; lilja meaning "lily" and gren meaning "branch".
LILJEMAN Swedish (Rare)
From the Swedish lilja meaning "lily" and the suffix man meaning "man."
LIND Swedish, English
Derived from Swedish and Middle English lind "lime tree".
LINDAHL Swedish
Combination of Swedish lin "flax, linseed" or lind "lime tree" and dal "valley".
LINDBERGH Swedish (Rare), English (Rare)
Rare variant spelling of LINDBERG. A famous bearer was American aviator Charles Lindbergh (1902-1974) who was the first person to fly non-stop from America to mainland Europe in 1927.
LINDE German, Dutch, Jewish, Spanish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous lime tree, from Middle High German, Dutch linde, Scandinavian lind. There are several places, especially in North Germany, named with this word... [more]
LINDELÖF Swedish
Combination of Swedish lind "lime tree" and löf (an archaic spelling of löv) "leaf".
LINDFORS Swedish
Comes from the Swedish "Lind" or "Linden" ("Lime Tree" in English) and "Fors" ("rapidly moving water" or "rapids" or "torrent" or "white water" in English)
LINDH Swedish
Variant spelling of LIND.
LINDHAGEN Swedish
Lindhagen is derived from Swedish lind ("linden tree") and hage ("enclosed pasture"). Carl Lindhagen was the Chief Magistrate of Stockholm in the early 1900s. There are presently less than 200 people with this surname living in Sweden.
LINDSTEDT Swedish
Combination of Swedish lind "lime tree" and stad "town, city" (spelling possibly influenced by German Stadt, also meaning "town, city").
LINDSTRØM Norwegian
Norwegian form of LINDSTRÖM.
LINE Danish, Norwegian, French
From the given name LINE.
LINNAEUS Swedish (Rare)
Latinized form of LIND. A famous bearer was Swedish botanist Carl Linneaus (b. 1707 - d. 1778). His father adopted the name Linnaeus after a big lime tree (lind in Swedish) that grew on the family homestead in Vittaryd parish, Småland.
LINNÉ Swedish
Swedish form of LINNAEUS.
LJUNGBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish ljung "heather" and berg "mountain".
LÖF Swedish
From an archaic Swedish spelling of löv "leaf".
LÖFQUIST Swedish
Combination of Swedish löv "leaf" and kvist "branch".
LÖFSTRÖM Swedish
Combination of Swedish löv "leaf" and ström "stream".
LÖFVÉN Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Swedish löv "leaf" and the common surname suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius "descendant of". Stefan Löfven (b. 1957) is a Swedish politician and the prime minister of Sweden since 2014.
LØKKEN Norwegian
Habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so called. Derived from Old Norse lykkja "enclosure".
LÖNN Swedish
Means "maple" in Swedish.
LÖÖF Swedish
Variant of LÖF.
LÖÖV Swedish
Variant of LÖF.
LÖÖW Swedish
Variant of LÖF.
LØVAAS Norwegian
Ultimately derived from Old Norse lauf "leaf, foliage" and áss "hill, ridge". Taken from any of the many farms in Norway named Løvaas,
LOVEN Norwegian (Rare), American (Rare)
From a farm (later renamed to Låvi) in Aurland municipality in Sogn og Fjordane fylke.... [more]
LOWENSTEIN German, Jewish, Swedish
German (Löwenstein): habitational name from any of several places called Löwenstein.... [more]
LÖWENTHAL Jewish, Swedish
Ornamental name composed of German Löwe "lion" and T(h)al "valley"; in some cases the Jewish name would have been an ornamental elaboration associated with the personal name LEVY or with personal names meaning "lion".
LÖWHOLM Swedish (Rare)
From Swedish elements löv "leaf" and holme "islet".
LÖWKVIST Swedish (Rare)
From Swedish löf "leaf" and kvist "twig" or "branch".
LUGN Swedish (Rare)
Means "calm" in Swedish.
LUNDELL Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and the common surname suffix -ell.
LUNDIN Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and the common surname suffix -in.
LUNDMARK Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and mark "ground, field, land".
LUNDSTEDT Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and stad "town, city" (spelling possibly influenced by German Stadt, also meaning "town, city").
LUNDSTEN Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and sten "stone".
LUNDSTRÖM Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "grove" and ström "stream".
LUNDVALL Swedish
Combination of Swedish lund "groove" and vall "pasture".
LUNN Norwegian, English
Derived from LUND, which in turn comes from the Old Norse lundr, meaning "grove of trees".
LUSTIG Swedish, German, Jewish, Dutch
From Swedish and German lustig ”humerous, funny, enjoyable” or Middle High German lustig ”merry, carefree”.
LÚÐVÍKSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of LÚÐVÍK" in Icelandic.
LÚÐVÍKSSON Icelandic
Means "son of LÚÐVÍK" in Icelandic.
LYNG Danish
"heather"
LYNGSTAD Norwegian
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (b. 1945) is a Norwegian-born Swedish singer and former member of ABBA.
LYSTAD Norwegian
From the name of several farms in Norway. One family got their name from a farm in Ullensaker municipality in Akershus county. Another family got it name from a farm called Ljøstad in Hedmark county.
MAGNUSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Patronymic, used exclusively by women. Means "daughter of MAGNUS".
MAGNÚSSON Icelandic
Means "son of MAGNÚS" in Icelandic.
MALM Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Danish
Means "ore" in the Scandinavian languages.
MALMSTRÖM Swedish
From Swedish malm "ore" and ström "stream".
MANNERHEIM Finnish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Swedification of the German surname Marhein. A famous bearer was Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim (1867-1951), a Finnish military leader, statesman and the 6th President of Finland... [more]
MÅNSSON Swedish
Means "son of MÅNS".
MANUS Norwegian (Hispanicized)
Hispanicized variant of MAGNUSSEN. This was the surname of Norwegian World War II resistance fighter Max Manus, whose father spent much of his life living in Hispanophone countries.
MARCUSSON Swedish
Means "Son of MARCUS".
MÅRD Swedish
Variant of MÅRDH.
MARKLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish mark "ground, field" and lund "grove".
MARKÚSSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MARKÚS" in Icelandic.
MARKÚSSON Icelandic
Means "son of MARKÚS" in Icelandic.
MÅRTENSSON Swedish
Means "son of MÅRTEN".
MATHÍASSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MATHÍAS" in Icelandic.
MATHÍASSON Icelandic
Means "son of MATHÍAS" in Icelandic.
MATTEUSEN Norwegian
Means "son of MATTEUS" in Norwegian.
MATTEUSSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MATTEUS" in Icelandic.
MATTEUSSON Swedish, Icelandic
Means "son of MATTEUS" in Swedish and Icelandic.
MATTHÍASSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MATTHÍAS" in Icelandic.
MATTHÍASSON Icelandic
Means "son of MATTHÍAS" in Icelandic.
MATTÍASSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MATTÍAS" in Icelandic.
MATTÍASSON Icelandic
Means "son of MATTÍAS" in Icelandic.
MAURITZSON Swedish
Means "son of MAURITZ".
MELANDER Swedish
Combination of the element Mel-, which is unexplained but probably derived from a place name, and the common surname suffix -ander (a combination of land "land" and the habitational suffix -er)... [more]
MELBY Norwegian
Modern form of Meðalbýr meaning "middle farm", a combination of Old Norse meðal "middle" and býr "farm".
MIKKELBORG Norwegian
Norwegian variant of the originally German surname MECKLENBURG, which came to Norway during the hanseatic era.
MÍNERVUDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of MINERVA" in Icelandic. A famous bearer is Guðrún Eva Mínervudóttir.
MÍNERVUSON Icelandic
Means "son of MINERVA" in Icelandic
MOBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish mo "sandy heath" and berg "mountain". A notable bearer was Swedish author and playwright Vilhelm Moberg (1898-1973).
MODÉN Swedish
Combination of Swedish mo "sandy heath" and the common surname suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius "descendant of". It could also be a variant of MODIG.
MODIG Swedish
Swedish soldier name meaning "brave".... [more]
MODIN Swedish
Variant of MODÉN.
MOE Norwegian
Means "sandy ground" in Norwegian.
MOEN Norwegian
Means "the sandy ground" in Norwegian.
MOHLIN Swedish
Variant of MOLIN.
MOLIN Swedish
Combination of Swedish mo "sandy heath" and the common surname suffix -in.
MOODYSSON Swedish (Modern, Rare)
Means "son of MOODY". A notable bearer is Swedish director Lukas Moodysson (b. 1969).
MÖRK Swedish
Means "dark" in Swedish.
MØRK Danish
Means "dark" in Danish.
MØRK Norwegian
From Old Norse mork "wood". This was the name of several farmsteads in Norway.
MOSEID Norwegian (Modern, Rare)
From Moseid Farm in southern Norway.
MOSSBERG Jewish, Swedish
Ornamental name composed of the elements mosse "peat bog" + berg "mountain", "hill".
MOSSING Norwegian
Habitational name from a farm name in Trøndelag, probably named with mose meaning "moss" + vin meaning "meadow".
MYHRE Norwegian
Derived from Norwegian myr "bog, swamp".
MYKLEBUST Norwegian
Derived from Old Norse Myklibólstaðr meaning "large farm". From mikill "large" and bólstaðr "farm".
MYRSTEN Swedish
From Swedish myr "bog" and sten "stone, rock".
MYRVALL Swedish
From Swedish myr "bog" and vall "wall, pasture, field of grass"
NAKARADA Norwegian
From the Norwegian composer Alexander Nakarada, who is the founder of SerpentSound Studios. His main focus is to make it easier for all creative people around the globe to get good music for their work.
NANSEN Danish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare)
Patronymic name derived from an unknown given name.
NÄSLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish näs "isthmus, narrow neck of land" and lund "grove".
NATT OCH DAG Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare)
Means "night and day" in Swedish. This is the name of one of the oldest noble families in Sweden. The earliest known ancestor is Nils Sigridsson who lived in the 13th century. The name Natt and Dag was not mentioned until the 16th century, though, and the family members themselves didn't start using it until the 18th century... [more]
NELSEN Danish
Means 'Son of Nels'.
NELSSON Swedish
Means "son of NELS".
NISSEN Danish
Means "son of NIS".
NOBEL Swedish
Habitational name from Östra Nöbbelöv in Scania, Southern Sweden. The name was originally spelled Nobelius but was later shortened to Nobel. A famous bearer was Alfred Nobel (1833-1896), a Swedish engineer, chemist, and inventor.
NORBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish norr "north" and berg "mountain".
NORD Swedish
Swedish surname meaning "north".
NORDAHL Norwegian, Swedish
The surname derives from a place name in Sunnmøre, Norway. Meaning from Old Norse norðr ''north'' and dalr ''dale'', ''valley''. In Sweden, this name is mostly ornamental, rather than habitaional.
NORDBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish nord meaning "north", and berg meaning "mountain".
NORDÉN Swedish
Combination of Swedish nord "north" and the common surname suffix -én.
NORDENSKIÖLD Swedish
Derived from the two Swedish words "norden" which refers to the region of Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway and Iceland. The other word, skiöld, is an old way of spelling the word "sköld" that means shield.... [more]
NORDGREN Swedish
consist of "nord" meaning north, and "gren" meaning branch.
NORDH Swedish
Variant of NORD.
NORDIN Swedish
Combination of Swedish NORD "north" and the common surname suffix -in.
NORDLANDER Swedish
Combination of Swedish nord "north" and the common surname suffix -lander (a combination of land "land" and the habitational suffix -er).
NORDLUND Swedish
Swedish ornamental name. A combination of NORD "north" and LUND "grove".
NORDQUIST Swedish
Variant spelling of NORDQVIST.
NORDQVIST Swedish
Derived from Swedish nord "north" and qvist "twig, branch".
NORDSTRÖM Swedish
Combination Swedish of nord "north" and ström "stream".
NORELL Swedish, English
Swedish ornamental name composed of norr "north" or nor "small strait" and the popular surname suffix -ell, from Latin adjectival suffix -elius. ... [more]
NORÉN Swedish
Swedish ornamental name composed of norr "north" or nor "small strait" and the popular surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius. The second element might, in some rare cases, be derived from Swedish en "juniper".
NORGAARD Danish
North "Nor" Farm "gaard"
NORMAN Swedish
Combination of Swedish norr "north", or in some cases nor "narrow strait of water", and man "man".
NØRREGAARD Danish
An alternate spelling of Nørgaard. Literally meaning north farm in Danish.
NORRGÅRD Finnish, Swedish
From Swedish norr meaning "north" combined with gård meaning "farm, estate".
NORRMAN Swedish
Either a variant of NORMAN or taken directly from Swedish norrman "Norwegian, person from Norway".
NØRSKOV Danish
Means "northern forest" from the Danish nord "north" and skov "forest".
NYBLOM Swedish
Combination of Swedish ny "new" and blom "bloom".
NYGÅRD Norwegian, Swedish
Means "new farm". A combination of ny "new" and gård "farm, yard".
NYHOLM Swedish, Danish
Derived from Swedish and Danish ny "new" and holme "islet".
NYLAND Norwegian
Combination of Norwegian ny "new" and land "land, yard".
NYLANDER Swedish
Combination of Swedish ny "new" (possibly a habitational name from a place named with this element) and the common surname suffix -ander (a combination of land "land" and the habitational suffix -er).
NYMAN Swedish
A combination of Swedish ny "new" and man "man".
NYQVIST Swedish
Variant of NYKVIST. A famous bearer was Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist (1960-2017).
OBEL Danish
Surname
ÖBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish ö "island" and berg "mountain".
ØDEGÅRD Norwegian
Means "deserted farm" in Norwegian. A combination of øde "deserted, empty" and gård "farm, yard".
ODÉN Swedish
Likely a locational name derived from place names containing the elements od or oden (see ODEN).
ODIN Swedish
Variant of ODÉN.
ÓDINSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of ÓÐINN" in Icelandic.
ÓDINSSON Icelandic
Means "son of ÓÐINN".
ODLAND Norwegian
Habitational name from any of several farmsteads in Rogaland and Hordaland named Odland, from Old Norse Árland, a compound of á ‘small river’ (or another first element of uncertain origin) + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.
ÖHMAN Swedish
Variant of ÖMAN.
ÖHRN Swedish
Variant of ÖRN.
OLAF Norwegian
From the name OLAF.
ÓLAFSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of ÓLAFUR" in Icelandic.
ÓLAFSSON Icelandic
Patronymic of the given ÓLAFUR. This surname is given to their sons.
OLAUSSON Swedish
Means "son of OLAUS".
OLAVSEN Norwegian
Means "son of OLAV".
OLESDATTER Danish
Strictly feminine patronymic of OLE.
OLIN Swedish
Combination of the unexplained element o-/oh- and the common surname suffix -lin. A notable bearer is Swedish actress Lena Olin (b. 1955).
OLUFSEN Danish
Patronymic form of the Old Norse personal name "Anleifr", or "Oluf", which is composed of the elements "ans", god and "leifr", a relic.
ÖLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish ö "island" and lund "groove".
ÖLVIRSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of ÖLVIR" in Icelandic.
OPPEGÅRD Norwegian
Habitational name meaning "upper farm". Derived from Old Norse uppi "upper" and garðr "farm, yard". This was the name of several farmsteads in Norway. ... [more]
ÖRN Swedish
Means "eagle" in Swedish.
OSKARSSON Swedish
Means "son of OSKAR".
ÖST Swedish
Means "east" in Swedish.
ØSTBY Norwegian
Habitational name from farmsteads in Norway named Østby or Austby. Derived from Old Norse aust "east" and býr "farm, village".
ÖSTER Swedish
Swedish form of ØSTER.
ØSTHAGEN Norwegian
An uncommon Norwegian surname of uncertain origin. It is most likely a locational name, derived from Norwegian øst, 'east' and hagen, 'enclosure'. ... [more]
ÖSTLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish öst "east" and lund "groove".
ÖSTRÖM Swedish
Combination of Swedish ö "island" and ström "stream, river".
OTTÓSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of OTTÓ" in Icelandic.
OTTÓSSON Icelandic
Means "son of OTTÓ" in Icelandic.
ÖVALL Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Swedish ö "island" and vall "wall, pasture, field of grass".
OVERSON Danish, Norwegian
Altered spelling of Oveson, itself a patronymic from the personal name Ove, a Danish form of the older Aghi, with a second element possibly meaning "spear".
OXENSTIERNA Swedish
A notable surname used by an ancient Swedish noble family from Småland dating back to the 13th century. The name itself may mean "the ox's forehead", from the Swedish oxen, a cognate to the English plural of 'ox', and stierna, which may mean forehead, even though the modern word is panna... [more]
PALM Swedish
Means "palm tree" in Swedish.
PALME Swedish
The name was adopted by a notable Swedish family in honor of their ancestor PALME Lyder (born 1570s, died 1630), a merchant who immigrated to Sweden from the Netherlands or Germany in the early 1600s... [more]
PALMQVIST Swedish
Combination of Swedish palm meaning "palm tree", and kvist meaning "twig"
PÅLSSON Swedish
Means "son of PÅL".
PANTOLIN Swedish (Rare)
Swedish military name
PARELIUS Norwegian
Latinization of a learned Hellenized translation of either Solvorn, a placename in Luster (Sogn og Fjordane), or of Solnør, a placename in Skodje/Ørskog (Møre og Romsdal), Norway. The surname itself is then derived from Greek para heliou "near (or close by) the sun".
PÄRSON Swedish (Rare)
Variant of PERSSON. A notable bearer is Swedish alpine skier ANJA Pärson (b. 1981).
PELLE Danish, German
From the personal name Pelle, a vernacular form of PETER.
PÉTURSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of PÉTUR" in Icelandic.
PÉTURSSON Icelandic
Means "son of PÉTUR" in Icelandic.
PRÆST Danish
From Danish præst meaning "priest".
PRYTZ Swedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian surname, possibly of German origin.
QUISLING Norwegian
A treacherous person who sides with opposing forces, this meaning comes from Vidkun Quisling of Norway. He helped the Germans during the German rule of Norway in the 1940's. Original meaning "One from" (-ling) "Quislemark", (quis) A romanization of the place name of Kvislemark.
QUIST Swedish
Variant spelling of KVIST.
RAPACE Swedish (Modern, Rare)
From French and Italian rapace meaning "predatory, bird of prey, raptor". A notable bearer is Swedish actress NOOMI Rapace.
RASMUSSON Swedish
Means 'Son of Rasmus'.
RÁÐÚLFSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of RÁÐÚLFR" in Icelandic.
RÁÐÚLFSSON Icelandic
Means "son of RÁÐÚLFR" in Icelandic.
RAUSING Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Raus, the name of a parish in southern Sweden, and the common surname suffix -ing "belonging to, coming from".
REKDAL Norwegian
The name of people from the small town Rekdal in West-Norway. Former footballer Kjetil Rekdal (1968- ) is the most known person from there.
RENBERG Swedish
Combination of Swedish ren "reindeer" and berg "mountain". The first element might also be derived from a place name.
RICARDSSON Swedish
Means "Son of Ricard".
RICHARDSSON Swedish
Means "son of RIKARD".
RICKARDSSON Swedish
Means 'Son of RICKARD'. A notable bearer of the surname is the Swedish cross country skier, Daniel Rickardsson.
RIIS Scandinavian
Nickname from ris 'twigs', 'scrub', or a habitational name from any of several places so named in Denmark. Norwegian: habitational name from any of five farmsteads named Ris, from Old Norse hrís 'brushwood'.
RIKARDSSON Swedish
Means ‘Son of Rikard’.
RÓBERTSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of RÓBERT" in Icelandic.
ROBINSEN Norwegian, Danish
Means "son of ROBIN".
ROBINSSON Swedish
Means "son of Robin".
RODRIKSEN Norwegian (Rare)
Means 'Son of Rodrik'. Rodrik is the Swedish and Norwegian form of RODERICK.
RODRIKSSON Swedish (Rare)
Means 'Son of Rodrik'. Rodrik is the Swedish and Norwegian form of RODERICK.
ROE Norwegian
Habitational surname for any of the several farmsteads named Roe or Røe, derived from the Old Norse ruð meaning "clearing".
ROISUM Norwegian
Habitational name from the farmstead in Sogn named Røysum, from the dative plural of Old Norse reysi ‘heap of stones’.
RÓLANDSDÓTTIR Icelandic
Means "daughter of RÓLAND" in Icelandic.
RÓLANDSSON Icelandic
Means "son of RÓLAND" in Icelandic.
ROMANSEN Danish, Norwegian
Means 'Son of ROMAN'.
RÖNN Swedish
Means "rowan" in Swedish.
RØNNING Norwegian
From Old Norse Ryðningr, from ruð "clearing".
RÖNNLUND Swedish
Combination of Swedish RÖNN "rowan" and LUND "grove".
ROOS Estonian, Swedish, Danish, Dutch, German (Swiss), Low German
Means "rose" in Estonian and Dutch. Swedish and Danish variant of ROS, also meaning "rose". This could be a locational name for someone living near roses, an occupational name for someone who grew roses, or a nickname for someone with reddish skin.
ROS Swedish
Means "rose" in Swedish.
ROSELL Swedish
Combination of ros "rose" and the common surname suffix -ell.
ROSÉN Swedish
Combination of Swedish ros "rose" and the common Swedish surname suffix -én.
ROSENBORG Norwegian
Norwegian form of ROSENBERG.
ROSSING Norwegian
ross (came from scotland) ing - added in Norway
RUDE Norwegian, German
German: From a pet form of a personal name formed with Old High German hrōd "fame", for example RUDOLF or RÜDIGER... [more]
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