Slavic Submitted Surnames

These names are used by Slavic peoples.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
GUTNIK Ukrainian, Russian, Yiddish
Yiddish surname meaning "glassworker" from Yiddish hute meaning "glassworks".
GWIZDALA Polish
Nickname for someone noted for his cheerful whistling, from a derivative of gwizdac ‘to whistle’.
HABIBOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HABIB".
HALAMA Polish, Czech
Unflattering nickname meaning ‘big, lumbering fellow’, ‘lout’.
HALILOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HALIL".
HALIMOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HALIM".
HALOŽAN Slovene
From the Haloze region of Slovenia.
HALUŽAN Croatian, Slovene
Habitational name for someone from Haloze, a region in Slovenia.
HAMZAGIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HAMZA".
HAMZIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HAMZA".
HANÁK Czech
Derived from the small town Haná.
HARASIMOWICZ Polish
Derived from the given name HARASIM.
HARBACHOŬ Belarusian
Variant transcription of HARBACHOW.
HARBACHOW Belarusian
Belarusian form and equivalent of GORBACHEV.
HASANČIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HASAN".
HASANDJEKIĆ Bosnian
Possibly derived from "son of HASAN".
HASANOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HASAN".
HAŠEK Czech (?)
Meaning "Pure" or "Chaste" from Latin Castus, a shortening of Castulus. Diminutive of the personal name Haštal. Noteable people with this surname include Dominik Hašek, a Czech ice hockey Goal-tender and Jaroslav Hašek, a Czech satirist and Journalist, most known for his satirical novel, 'The Good Soldier Švejk'.
HERCIGONJA Croatian
Derived from Herzogin, a German title meaning "duchess".
HERCO Bosnian
Derived from HERCEG.
HEREK Croatian (?), Polish (?)
Unsure but read it’s Croatian but I also heard Polish
HERINGH Slovak
Heringh, no history known, people having these surnames in Slovakia belong to the same family, very untypical for this region - Slovakia in the middle of Europe.
HEWCZAK Polish
Hewczak is primarily a Polish surname of the Ukrainian surname of Hewczuk.... [more]
HEWCZUK Ukrainian
Hewczuk is primarily a Ukrainian/Polish surname.... [more]
HILEVICH Belarusian
Derived from the Belarusian word гіль (hiĺ) meaning "bullfinch" (a name given to two groups of passerine birds) in Belarusian.
HILLFAIR Ukrainian
A fair someone. One who does a fair thing. Hill is which lives on a hill, other meanings of a fine hill, good for agriculture, hillfair as a fair hill.
HLADIK Czech
a finisher or polisher of furniture
HLADIKA Croatian
Possibly derived from hladno, meaning "cold".
HLIABOVIČ Belarusian
Means "son of HLIEB".
HLUCHÝ Czech
Hluchý means "Deaf" in Czech.
HOČEVAR Slovene
Originally indicated a person from Kočevje (Gottschee County), a city and municipality in southern Slovenia.
HOLODOV Russian
Variant transcription of KHOLODOV.
HOLOUBEK Czech
Holoubek - white dove Columban
HOMOLKA Czech
From homolka meaning "(cone-shaped lump of) cream cheese". The word homolka itself is derived from homole "cone". This was either a nickname for a mild person or an occupational name for someone who made cheese.
HORA Czech
Czech word for hill or mountain
HORBANENKO Ukrainian
Ukrainian form and equivalent of GORBACHEV.
HOŘOVICE Czech
Czech from of HOROWITZ.
HOSPOD Polish, Slovak
From the Proto-Slavic gospod, meaning "lord, or host." Variant of the Old Polish gospodzin, meaning "landlord." It also may be derived from the Slovak hospodár, meaning "farmer," denoting a farmer who owned and managed his own land as opposed to one who was bound to a manor by serfdom.
HRACH German (Austrian, Rare), Czech (Rare)
Originated in the Czech-speaking region of Bohemia in Austria, pre-1900. From Czech hrách, meaning "pea." Given either to a very short man or to a gardener.
HRDINA Czech, Slovak
Hrdina is a Czech and Slovak surname meaning "hero". Two notable bearers are Jan Hrdina, and Jiří Hrdina, both are ice hockey players.
HRISTOFF Bulgarian (Archaic)
Means "son of HRISTO".
HRUBÁ Czech
Feminine form of HRUBÝ.
HRUSZEWSKI Polish
This indicates familial origin within the Podlachian village of Hruszew.
HRVATIN Croatian, Slovene
From Croatian and Slovene Hrvat meaning "Croat, person from Croatia".
HRYNIEWSKA Polish
Polish feminine form of HRYNIEWSKI.
HRYNIEWSKI Polish
It indicates familial origin within any of several Polesian villages named "Hryniewicze".
HRYTSENKO Ukrainian
Patronymic derived from a diminutive of HRYHORIY.
HRŽENJAK Croatian
Habitational name for someone from places starting with "Hržen-".
HUDEC Czech, Slovak
Occupational name for a fiddler, hudec, a derivative of housti meaning "to play the fiddle".
HURTA Czech
Nickname for an aggressive person, from hurt ‘attack.’
HUSEINOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HUSEIN".
HUSEJINOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of HUSEIN".
HUSEJNOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of Husejn".
HUSTOPEČE Czech
This indicates familial origin within either of 2 eponymous Moravian towns.
HYKA Albanian, Czech
This is both an Albanian and Czech surname. ... [more]
IBRIČIĆ Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of IBRO" in Serbo-Croatian.... [more]
IGNATENKO Russian
Means "son of IGNAT".
IGNJATOVIĆ Serbian
Means “son of IGNJAT” in Serbian.
IGOROV Russian
Means "son of IGOR".
IGUMNOV Russian
From Russian игумен (igumen) meaning "hegumen", referring to the head of an Eastern Orthodox monastery.
IGUMNOVA Russian
Feminine form of IGUMNOV.
IHNACIENKA Belarusian
Belarusian form of IGNATENKO.
IHNATENKO Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of IGNATENKO.
ILIEVSKI Macedonian
Means "son of ILIYA".
ILLARIONOV Russian
Means "son of ILLARION".
ILYAEV Russian
Means "son of ILYA".
ILYIN Russian
Means "son of ILYA".
ILYINA Russian
Feminine transcription of ILYIN.
ILYUSHIN Russian
Derived from a diminutive ILYUSHA of the Russian given name ILYA.
IMAMOVIĆ Bosnian
Means "son of the imam", from Arabic إِمَام (ʾimām) referring to a Muslim leader.
IOFFE Russian, Jewish
Russian form of JOFFE.
IOSIFOV Russian
Variant transcription of YOSIFOV.
IPATIEV Russian
Means "son of IPATIY".
ISAEVA Russian
Feminine form of ISAEV.
ISIDOROV Russian
Means "son of ISIDOR".
ISKANDAROV Chechen, Russian, Uzbek, Azerbaijani
Means "son of ISKANDAR". It can also be an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani İSGƏNDƏROV.
ISKANDAROVA Chechen, Russian, Uzbek, Azerbaijani
Means "daughter of ISKANDAR". It can also be an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani İSGƏNDƏROVA.
IVAČEVIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVACI Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAČIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAKIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAKOVIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAN Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANAC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANAGIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANC Slovene
Means "son of IVAN".
IVANČAN Croatian
Means "son of IVAN".
IVANČEC Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČEK Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČEV Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČEVIĆ Croatian
Means "son of IVAN".
IVANČIĆ Croatian
Patronymic from the personal name IVAN.
IVANČIĆEVIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČIN Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČIR Serbian (Rare), Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANČOK Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANDA Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANDIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANDIJA Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANEC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANEK Croatian, Slovene
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANEŠIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANETIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANIC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANIĆ Croatian
Means "son of IVAN" in Croatian.
IVANIČ Slovene
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANIČEK Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANIŠ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVANIŠ.
IVANJAC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANJEK Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANJI Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANJKO Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANJOŠ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANKIĆ Croatian (Rare)
Means "son of IVAN" in Croatian.
IVANKO Croatian, Russian, Ukrainian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANKOVAC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANKOVIĆ Croatian
Means "son of IVAN".
IVANOSKI Macedonian, Croatian (Rare)
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANOVA Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Means "daughter of IVAN", the feminine form of IVANOV.
IVANŠĆAK Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANŠIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANUŠ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANUŠA Slovene, Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANUŠEC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANUŠEVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVANUŠIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAS Romanian, Croatian
As a Croatian surname it is derived from forenames starting with Iv-, for example IVAN, IVO (2), IVICA, etc.
IVASCHENKO Ukrainian
Alternate transcription of Ukrainian Іващенко (see IVASHCHENKO).
IVASHCHENKO Ukrainian
Derived from the given name IVAN.
IVASHKIN Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form IVASHKA of the Russian given name IVAN.
IVAŠIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVASIĆ Croatian
Derived from IVAS.
IVAŠKIN Belarusian
Belarusian Latin spelling of IVASHKIN.
IVAŠKOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVASOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from IVAS.
IVATEK Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVAZ Serbian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČE Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČEC Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČEK Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČETIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČEVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVČIN Croatian
Derived from the forename IVAN.
IVEKOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename IVEK.
IVIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of Ivo".
IVKOVIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Means "son of IVKO".
IWAŃSKI Polish
Name for someone from a place called Iwanie (now Iwonie), derived from the given name IWAN.
JABLANOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from jablan meaning ''poplar''.
JABŁONOWSKI Polish
Name for someone from a place called Jabłonowo or Jabłonow, both derived from Polish jabłoń meaning "apple tree".
JABLONSKI Polish, Jewish
Habitational name for someone from Jablonka, Jablonna, or Jablonica, all places named with jablon "apple tree", or the diminutive form jablonka.
JAGODZIŃSKI Polish
Name for someone from a place called Jagodno, Jagodziny, Jagodzinek or Jagodziniec, all derived from Polish jagoda meaning "berry".
JAGR Czech
Jágr is a Czech-language surname. It is related to the German surname Jäger which means "hunter" in German. It is used by the Ice Hockey player Jaromír Jágr.
JAJČANIN Croatian, Serbian
Derived from jaje, meaning "egg".
JAKIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Patronymic, meaning "son of JAKOV".
JAKOV Croatian
Derived from the name JAKOV.
JAKŠA Croatian
Derived from the forename JAKOV.
JAKŠIĆ Croatian, Serbian
Derived from the forename JAKOV.
JAKUBEK Polish, Czech
From a pet form of the given name JAKUB.
JAKUPEC Croatian
Derived from the name JAKUB.
JAMBREČEC Croatian
Derived from the forename JAMBREK.
JAMBREK Croatian, Slovene
Derived from the forename JAMBREK.
JAMBREKOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename JAMBREK.
JAMBRIŠAK Croatian
Derived from the forename JAMBREK.
JAMBROŠIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename JAMBREK.
JANAČKIN Belarusian
Derived from a diminutive form of the Belarusian given name JAN (1).
JANČANKA Belarusian
Derived from the Belarusian given name JAN (1).
JANCZAK Polish
Patronymic from the Polish given name Jan.
JANDRO Croatian
Derived from the forename JANDRO.
JANDROKOVIĆ Croatian
Derived from the forename JANDRO.
JANECZEK Polish
From a pet form of the personal name Jan.
JANJIĆ Serbian, Croatian
Derived from janje, meaning "lamb".
JANKIEWICZ Polish
Patronymic of the personal name Jan.
JÁNOŠÍK Slovak
Comes from a pet form of the name Jan.
JANOS̆KO Slovak
From a derivative of the personal name Jánoš.
JANOTA Czech
Derivative of Jan.
JANOVIČ Belarusian
Means "son of JAN (1)".
JANOWICZ Polish
Means "son of Jan".
JANUSZEWSKI Polish
Name for someone from a place called Januszewo or Januszewice, both derived from the given name JANUSZ.
JANUSZKIEWICZ Polish
Means "son of JANUSZ".
JAROŠ Czech, Slovak, Polish
Derived from names containing the name element jaro meaning "young" (see JAROSLAV, JAROMÍR)... [more]
JAROSZ Polish
Derived from the given names JAROSŁAW or HIERONIM.
JAROSZEWSKI Polish
Habitational name for someone from places named Jaroszewo or Jaroszowce, both derived from the given name JAROSZ.
JARZĄBEK Polish
A Polish surname meaning "Grouse". A nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird.