Browse Submitted Surnames
This is a list of submitted surnames in which the usage is visayan.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Named after Argao, a municipality in southern Cebu. Argao, in turn is said to have derived from "sali-argaw", a tree that flourished in the coastal areas of the town.
From "babaylan" which were pre-Hispanic priestesses or mediums. The root word of which is "babaye" which is Cebuano for woman.
Literally "to swoop" or "to snatch" in Cebuano. Related to Dumaguete, capital of the province of Negros Oriental.
Possibly from Spanish "henar" meaning "meadowland" or "hayfield"