Slovene Submitted Surnames

Slovene names are used in the country of Slovenia in central Europe.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ALJAŽSlovene
Etymological origin unknown, possibly from the latin word alias, meaning "different".
BARAGASlovene
A Slovene surname of unknown origin. A notable bearer was Slovene-American Roman Catholic bishop Frederic Baraga (1797-1868), who was the bishop of Marquette, a town in Upper Michigan, USA. There is also a village in Upper Michigan named Baraga, which was named after the bishop.
BIRKSlovene
Of unknown origin.
BREGARSlovene, Croatian
Derived from breg meaning ''hill''.
FIFERGerman, American, Slovene
Americanized and Slovenian spelling of German Pfeiffer.
FINKGerman, Slovene, English, Jewish
Nickname for a lively or cheerful person, Jewish ornamental name derived from the Germanic word for "finch", and German translation of Slovene Šinkovec which is from šcinkovec or šcinkavec meaning "finch".
FIŠERCzech, Slovak, Slovene
Czech, Slovak and Slovene form of FISCHER.
FRANCESlovene
Derived from the given name France, a vernacular form of Francišek, which is ultimately from Latin Franciscus.
FURMANPolish, Czech, Slovak, Jewish, Slovene, English, German (Anglicized)
Polish, Czech, Slovak, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), and Slovenian: occupational name for a carter or drayman, the driver of a horse-drawn delivery vehicle, from Polish, Yiddish, and Slovenian furman, a loanword from German (see Fuhrmann)... [more]
GOLOBSlovene
Cognate of Golub.
GREGORIČSlovene
Means "son of Gregor".
HALOŽANSlovene
From the Haloze region of Slovenia.
HOČEVARSlovene
Originally indicated a person from Kočevje (Gottschee County), a city and municipality in southern Slovenia.
IVANCSlovene
Means "son of Ivan".
IVANEKCroatian, Slovene
Derived from the forename Ivan.
IVANIČSlovene
Derived from the forename Ivan.
IVANUŠASlovene, Croatian
Derived from the forename Ivan.
JAZBECSlovene
Means ''badger'' in Slovenian.
JERASCroatian, Slovene
Derived from the forename Jere, short form of Jeronim.
JERIČSlovene
Derived from the forename Jere, short form of Jeronim.
JUSTINFrench, English, Slovene
From a medieval personal name, Latin Justinus, a derivative of Justus.
KARIFinnish, German (Austrian), Slovene (?), Hungarian, Indian, Marathi
As a Finnish name, it is a topographic and ornamental name from kari "small island", "stony rapids", "sandbar", or "rocky place in a field". This name is found throughout Finland.... [more]
KASTELICSlovene
Means "from a castle".
KLARIĆCroatian, Slovene
From the given name KLARA
KLEMENČIČSlovene
Means "son of Klemen".
KNAVSSlovene
Slovenian form of Knaus, this was the maiden name of Donald Trump's wife, and current First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump.
KONČARSlovene, Serbian, Croatian
Derived from konac meaning ''thread'', ''string''.
KONDASlovene
Pet form of the personal name Kondrad
KORENSlovene, Hebrew
Koren is a surname which has multiple origins. Koren may be a variant of the German occupational surname Korn, meaning a dealer in grain. Alternatively, it may be a variant of the Greek female name Kora... [more]
KOSCroatian, Slovene, Serbian
Means "blackbird".
KOŠIRSlovene
From the Slavic word koš meaning "basket". It originally indicated a person who made or sold baskets.
KOTNIKSlovene
Derived from kot "corner". The name referred to someone who was from a remote area.
KRAJNCSlovene
Means ''from Kranjska'', an area of Slovenia called Carniola in English.
KRIŽAJSlovene
Means "crucify" in Slovene.
LAHSlovene
It means "italian"
MAJERLESlovene
Slovene surname Majerle, a variant of the Polish, Czech, and Slovak Majer, which was a status name for "steward, bailiff, tenant farmer, or village headman", from the German Meyer.
MARKELLDutch, German, Slovene (Anglicized)
Dutch and German: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Markolf, composed of the elements marc, merc ‘boundary’ + wolf ‘wolf’. Americanized form of Slovenian Markelj, a derivative of the personal name Marko, Latin Marcus, + the suffix -elj.
MARUŠIČSlovene
Slovene form of Marušić.
MOHORKOSlovene
It comes from the latin given name ERMACORA. the Sain Bishop of Aquileia, near Venice.
OBLAKSlovene, Croatian
Derived from oblak "cloud".
PETEKSlovene, Croatian
Derived from petek "Friday".
POTOČNIKSlovene
Means ''near a stream'' from potok ''stream''.
ROBSlovene
It probrably originates from the surname Robb, but we don't know for sure.
SEVERCroatian, Slovene
From Proto-Slavic sěverъ meaning ''north''.
TURKSlovene, Croatian
Means ''Turk''.
VIDESlovene
Derived from the given name Vid.
VIDECCroatian, Slovene
Derived from the given name Vid.
VIDICSlovene
Derived from the given name Vid.
VIDKOVIČSlovene
Derived from the given name Vid.
VOVKUkrainian, Slovene
Derived from Ukrainian вовк (vovk) meaning "wolf", also used in Slovenia.
VRHOVNIKSlovene
From vrh meaning ''top, peak, summit''.
ŽAGARSlovene
Means "sawyer", from žaga ''saw''.
ZECCroatian, Bosnian, Serbian, Slovene
Means ''rabbit''.
ZUPANČIČSlovene
Means "son of Zupan".