Slavic Submitted Surnames

These names are used by Slavic peoples.
 more filters...
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
BRONIKOWSKI Polish
Habitational name from any of several places called Broniki or Bronikowo, in Konin, Leszczno, Piła, and Sieradz provinces.
BROZOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from Broz.
BRUSKI Polish
Habitational surname for someone from a place called Brus.
BRZEZINSKI Polish
This last name is Polish because it's got Z's in them and also it ends with "ski" which is a Polish last name.
BRZOZA Polish
Topographic name from brzoza meaning ‘birch tree’.
BRZOZOGAJSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Greater Polish village of Brzozogaj.
BRZOZOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place named with brzoza meaning "birch tree", for example Brzozowa, Brzozowice, or Brzozowo.
BRZUMIŃSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Masovian village of Brzumin.
BUBIEN Polish
The name came originally from France. An officer of Napoleon Bonaparte during the French Russian war, in 1812 stayed in Poland and married. One of his sons, became a regional Judge and large land owner in the Belarus area of Poland... [more]
BUBLIK Ukrainian, Belarusian, Russian
From bublik, a bagel-like bread roll.
BUCHCICKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Lesser Polish village of Buchcice.
BUCZYŃSKI Polish
Surname for someone from places called Buczyn or Buczyna.
BUDIMIR Croatian, Serbian
From the given name Budimir.
BUDUROV Russian
It is believed to mean "The Blessed One" or "Bless You" in Russian.
BUDZISZEWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from places called Budziszewo.
BUGAJSKI Polish
Habitational name from any of numerous places called Bugaj.
BUJALSKI Polish
Nickname for a storyteller, Polish bujała.
BUJNOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Bujnowo or Bujnow, named with bujny ‘luxuriant’, ‘bushy’, ‘fertile’.
BUKOVSKY Russian
Russian variant of Bukowski.
BULIĆ Croatian
Derived from Ottoman Turkish bula meaning "a married woman or a Muslim woman in harem pants or covered with a headscarf" or from the forename Bule a hypocoristic of Budislav, Budimir, Budivoj, Budimil.
BUR Swiss, Low German, Czech, French
Swiss and North German variant of Bauer. ... [more]
BURCZYK Polish
Nickname for a grouse or complainer, from burczeć meaning "to grumble".
BURIAN Czech
Derived from the given name Burjan.
BURZINSKI Polish
Variant spelling of Burzynski.
BURZYŃSKI Polish
Habitational name from places called Burzyn in the voivodeships of Tarnów or łomża, apparently named with burza meaning "tempest", "storm".
BYANSKI Polish
looking for the meaning of this name as it is my maiden name.
BYDŁOWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Lesser Polish village of Bydłowa.
BYKOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Bykowice or Byków.
BZOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone who comes from the town of Bzowo in Poland.
ČÁP Czech
Means "stork" in Czech.
CAR Croatian, Serbian
Means "Tzar".
ČELIK Croatian, Serbian
Derived from Serbo-Croatian "čelik", ultimately from Turkish çelik, meaning "steel".
ČELIKOVIĆ Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian
Derived from Serbo-Croatian "čelik", ultimately from Turkish çelik, meaning "steel". The -ović suffix is a patronym.
ČERKEZ Croatian, Serbian
Derived from Turkish çerkez, meaning "Circassian".
ČEŠNJAK Croatian (Rare)
Means ''garlic''.
CHAKAROV Bulgarian
Possibly means "son of Chakar".
CHAYKOV Russian, Belarusian
Derived from Russian чайка (chayka) meaning "seagull".
CHERKASSKY Russian, Jewish
Derived from Russian Черкес (Cherkes) meaning "Circassian", referring to a Muslim ethnic group native to the North Caucasus. This was the name of a noble Russian family of ethnic Circassian origin.
CHERNENKO Ukrainian, Russian
From Ukrainian чорний (chorniy) or Russian черный (cherniy) both meaning "black".
CHERNENKOV Russian
From chernoi, meaning "black".
CHERNESKI Ukrainian
This surname means 'black', from the Slavic root word cherno or charno.
CHERNOFF Russian, Jewish
Alternative spelling of Chernov, a patronymic from the byname Chernyj meaning ‘black’, denoting a black-haired or dark-skinned person.
CHERNOV Russian
From Russian чёрный (chyorniy) meaning "black".
CHERNOVA Russian
Derived from Russian чёрный (chyorniy) meaning "black". Feminine counterpart of Chernov.
CHERNYAVSKY Russian
From the Russian word "черный" meaning "black".
CHERNYKH Russian
Derived from Russian черный (cherniy) meaning "black".
CHODECKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Kuyavian town of Chodecz.
CHOLERZYŃSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Lesser Polish village of Cholerzyn.
CHRAPLEWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within either of 3 Greater Polish villages named Chraplewo.
CHROMCZAK Polish (Latinized, Rare, ?)
The meaning of the name is: Chromium approval throughput time might.
CHRONOWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within either of 5 Lesser Polish villages: Chronów-Kolonia Dolna, Chronów-Kolonia Górna, Chronówek, Chronów in Gmina Orońsko, or Chronów in Gmina Nowy Wiśnicz.
CHUIBEKOV Slavic (Rare)
The name Chuibekov means "son of Chuib". It originates from Eastern Europe/Russia, and is very rare today. It is most prevalent in Central Asia, especially Kyrgyzstan, where the majority of the population is descended from early Siberians, and first found in Mongolia... [more]
CHYTIL Czech
Nickname from the past participle of chytit ‘have caught’.
CHYŻY Polish (Rare)
Derived from Old Polish adjective "chyży" which means "quick, swift"
ČIČAK Croatian
Means ''burdock, thistle''.
CIEPLIŃSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within either of 3 Kuyavian villages: Ciepliny-Budy, Cieplinki, or Ciepliny.
CIESZYŃSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Cieszyn.
CMIEL Polish
From the Polish noun 'trzmiel', which means "bumblebee."
ČOBAN Croatian, Serbian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''. Cognate of Turkish Çoban.
ČOBANAC Croatian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ČOBANIĆ Croatian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ČOBANKOVIĆ Croatian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ČOBANOV Croatian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ČOBANOVIĆ Croatian, Serbian
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ČOBANSKI Croatian (Rare)
From čoban meaning ''shepherd''.
ĆORLUKA Croatian
Derived from Turkish körlük, meaning "blindness".... [more]
CORT Polish, Russian, Jewish
Derived from the surname "Kutalczuk", "Kotelchik", "Cuttlechuck", or "Kuttlechuck"
ĆOSIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Means ''beardless''.
ČOSIĆ Croatian
Variant spelling of Ćosić.
CRESS German, Jewish, Belarusian
The maiden name of my Great Grandmother.... [more]
CRNKOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from crn "black". The name refers to a person who was dark-skinned, or a person from the region Crna Gora "Black Mountain" (modern-day Montenegro).
CUDA Slovak
Derives from the word name derives from cuda meaning "miracle".
CUDAK Polish
Means "oddity, crank" in Polish. It can also come from the word cud meaning "miracle, wonder".
CVETANOV Bulgarian
Variant spelling of Tsvetanov.
ĆWIKLIŃSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 Masovian villages in Gmina Płońsk: Ćwiklinek or Ćwiklin.
CWYNAR Polish
Polonized form of the German surname Zwirner, an occupational name for a yarn or twine maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zwirn ‘twine’, ‘yarn’
CYGAN Polish
Ethnic name or nickname from a word meaning ‘gypsy’, ‘Romany’.Altered spelling of eastern German Zigan, from Hungarian cigány ‘gypsy’.
CYWIŃSKI Polish
Habitational name, possibly for someone from Cywiny in Ciechanów province.
CZARNIECKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Lesser Polish village of Czarnca.
CZARNY Polish
From the Polish czarny meaning "black", a cognate of Černý.
CZECH Czech, Polish
Czech means "Czech man".
CZELUSNIAK Czech
Jewish, Polish
CZERWONKA Polish
From Polish czerwony ”red”.
CZESKY Czech, Polish
Czesky means "bohemian" in Polish.
CZESLAWOWICZ Polish
Patronymic from the given name Czeslaw.
CZICAGIA Polish
Habitational name meaning someone who is from Chicago.
CZUBIŃSKI Polish
This denotes that someone’s family originated in the Masovian village of Czubin.
CZYŻEWSKI Polish
habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Poland called Czyżew or Czyżewo, from czyż(yk) ‘siskin’.
DAMIAN French, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Slovak, Polish
From the medieval personal name Damian, Greek Damianos (from damazein "to subdue"). St. Damian was an early Christian saint martyred in Cilicia in ad 303 under the emperor Domitian, together with his brother Cosmas... [more]
DAMIANOV Bulgarian
Means "son of Damian".
DAMJANOVIĆ Serbian
Means "son of Damjan" in Serbian.
DANIELSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from a place called Daniel or Daniele.
DANIILOV Russian
Variant transcription of DANILOV.
DANILOV Russian
Means "son of DANIIL".
DANILOVIĆ Serbian
Means "son of Danilo".
DANKIEWICZ Polish
From the Polish given name Daniel, using a nickname of the name Danusz.
DATA Polish
Derived from German dato "date" or "day".
DAVIDOV Russian
Means "son of DAVID".
DAVIDOVSKI Macedonian
Means "son of David".
DAVYDENKO Ukrainian
From the given name DAVYD + the suffix enko.
DAVYDOV Russian
Means "son of David".
DAWICZYK Polish (?)
Last name of father,polish.
DELYANOV Bulgarian
Derived from the Bulgarian given name Delyan.
DEMENTIEV Russian
Variant spelling of Dementyev.
DEMENTIEVA Russian
Variant spelling of Dementyeva.
DEMENTYEV Russian
Means "son of Dementiy".
DEMENTYEVA Russian
Feminine counterpart of Dementyev.
DEMIDOV Russian
Means "son of Demid". This was the name of a Russian industrialist family prominent in the 18th and 19th centuries. A bearer of the feminine form Demidova was Anna Stepanovna Demidova (1878-1918), a lady-in-waiting in the service of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna who acquired posthumous fame for being executed alongside her employer in 1918.
DEMYANENKO Ukrainian
Means "son of Demyan".
DEMYANOV Russian
Means "son of DEMYAN".
DENISOV Russian
Means "son of DENIS".
DENISOVICH Russian, Literature
Means “son of Denis”. Used in the 1962 book "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich."
DIDUCH Ukrainian
meaning Spirit of Ancestors
DIM Croatian
Derived from dim, meaning "smoke".... [more]
DIMITRENKO Russian, Ukrainian
From the given name Dimitry.
DIMITROVSKI Macedonian
Means “son of Dimitar” or “son of Dimitrij” in Macedonian.
DIVJAK Croatian, Serbian
From divjak meaning ''savage''.
DLOUHÁ Czech
Means "Long".
DLOUHÝ Czech
Means "Long".
DMITRIEV Russian
Means "son of Dmitry".
DMITRIYEV Russian
Variant transcription of DMITRYEV.
DMITRIYEVICH Russian
Derived from the Given Name Dmitry.
DMITRYEV Russian
Means "son of DMITRIY".
DOBRIK Slovak
From youtuber David Dobrik (1996-)
DOBROVOLNÝ Czech
Means "voluntary", "free".
DOBRZANKOWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Masovian village of Dobrzankowo.
DOMAN Czech, Slovak, Polish
Derivative of the personal name Tomas, or Slavic, Polish name formed with 'doma' meaning home or domestic such as Domasław or Domarad, also shortened from the surname Domański.
DOMAŃSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from Domanice or Domaniew, or various places named with Doman.
DOMBROWSKI Polish
Reference to dabrowa “oak grove” and the common suffix “ski”, also “dobro,” meaning “good”
DOMINCZYK Polish
From the Polish from "Little Lord." The suffix, -czyk generally denotes the diminutiveness of the root word.
DOMINIAK Polish
Patronymic from the personal name Dominik.
DOMINIKOVIĆ Croatian
Means "son of Dominik" in Croatian.
ĐORĐEVIĆ Serbian
Means "son of Đorđe (see George)".
DOROFEEV Russian
Variant transcription of DOROFEYEV.
DOROFEYEV Russian
Means "son of DOROFEY".
DOUBRAVA Czech
It means "forest".
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]
DRAG Polish
Nickname for a tall, thin person.
DRAGOMIROVIĆ Serbian
Means "son of Dragomir" in Serbian.
DRAPKIN Belarusian, Jewish
Phonetic spelling in Belarus of Drabkin... [more]
DRAŻBA Polish
Polish occupational name from dražba "auction".
DROPKIN Jewish, Belarusian
Jewish (from Belarus): nickname from Belorussian drobka ‘crumb’+ the eastern Slavic patronymic suffix -in.... [more]
DROZDOWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from any of various places called Drozdowo or Drozdów, for example.
DUBEC Slovak
Very old word for oak
DUCH Slovak, Czech
Means "ghost" in Slovak.
DUCHEK Czech
Duchek is short form of name Duchoslav.
DUDIN Russian
Derived from Russian дудка (dudka), which denotes a wind-blown instrument similar to a flute or pipe. It was probably used to denote a musician or shepherd who played the flute or pipe, as well as someone who made pipes... [more]
DUDKIN Russian
Derived from Russian дудка (dudka) meaning "fife, pipe", referring to a folk instrument played by shepherds. Thus, it was used to denote someone who made pipes or a shepherd who played pipes.
DUGONJA Bosnian
This surname is used at: Sarajevo, Mostar, Dubrovnik, Novi Pazar.
DUGOPOLSKI Polish (Anglicized)
To originate from Długopole, Poland.
ĐUKANOVIĆ Serbian, Croatian, Montenegrin
From the given name Đuka / Đukan, a variant of Đorđe.
DUNDOVIĆ Croatian
Patronymic of the Ragusan word dundo meaning "uncle" or "gentleman" and originating from the Latin word dominus (meaning "master" or "sir").
ĐURIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Đuro".
ĐUROV Croatian
Means "Đuro's son" in Croatian.
ĐUROVIĆ Serbian
Derived from the forename Đuro.
DUSZENKO Polish
It appears Duza means soul, nickname for someone with a kind heart
DÝMEK Czech, Polish
Derived from Czech dým meaning "smoke" or Polish dymek meaning "haze".
DZIAŁO Polish
Derived from Polish działo "cannon" or "gun" as an occupational name metonymically. It can also be a nickname from Polish działać "to work", "to do", "to influence", etc.
DZIAŁYŃSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within Działyń, Gmina Zbójno.
DZIEKAN Polish
Occupational name for "dean" from Polish dziekan.
DZIENCIELSKY Polish
It is the surname of Chaya, a character in the movie Defiance played by Mia Wasikowska.
DZIUBA Polish, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived from Polish dziub or Ukrainian dzyuba. It is a nickname for a person with pock-marks on his or her face.
EFIMOV Russian
Variant transcription of YEFIMOV.
EGOROV Russian
Means "son of Yegor".
ELIÁŠ Czech, Slovak (?)
Derived from the given name Eliáš.
ERIN Russian
Means "son of Era".
ERMOLAEV Russian
Variant transcription of YERMOLAYEV.
ERMOLAYEV Russian
Variant transcription of YERMOLAYEV.
EVANOVICH Russian
Means "son of EVAN".
FADDEEV Russian
Variant transcription of FADDEYEV.