Surnames Or Last Names

Surnames, also known as last names, are an essential part of our identity. They are a representation of our heritage, culture, and family history. Understanding the meaning and origins of our surnames can provide us with a deep insight into our roots and ancestry. In this article, we will explore the history and significance of surnames, and delve into the meanings behind some of the most common surnames around the world.

Surnames or Last Names by Country of Origin

Here we have listed thousands of surnames from around the world. You’re bound to find the origin of your last name here!

Abkhazian Surnames   Macanese Surnames  
Afghan Surnames   Macedonian Surnames  
Albanian Surnames   Malagasy Surnames  
Algerian Surnames   Malawian Surnames  
American Samoan Surnames Malaysian Surnames  
Andorran Surnames   Maldivian Surnames  
Angolan Surnames   Malinese Surnames  
Anguillan Surnames   Maltese Surnames  
Antiguan or Barbudan Surnames Marshallese Surnames  
Argentinian Surnames   Mauritanian Surnames  
Armenian Surnames   Mauritian Surnames  
Aruban Surnames   Mexican Surnames  
Australian Surnames   Micronesian Surnames  
Austrian Surnames   Moldovan Surnames  
Azerbaijani Surnames   Monacan Surnames  
Bahamian Surnames   Mongolian Surnames  
Bahraini Surnames   Montenegrin Surnames  
Bangladeshi Surnames   Montserratian Surnames  
Barbadian Surnames   Moroccan Surnames  
Belarusian Surnames   Mozambican Surnames  
Belgian Surnames   Myanma Surnames  
Belizean Surnames   Namibian Surnames  
Beninese Surnames   Nauruan Surnames  
Bermudian Surnames   Nepalese Surnames  
Bhutanese Surnames   Dutch Surnames
Bolivian Surnames   New Caledonian Surnames
Bosnian or Herzegovinian Surnames New Zealand Surnames
Botswanan Surnames   Nicaraguan Surnames  
Brazilian Surnames   Nigerien Surnames  
British Virgin Island Surnames Nigerian Surnames  
Bruneian Surnames   Niuean Surnames  
Bulgarian Surnames   Norfolk Island Surnames
Burkinabé Surnames   North Korean Surnames
Burundian Surnames   Turkish Cypriot Surnames
Cambodian Surnames   Northern Marianan Surnames
Cameroonian Surnames   Norwegian Surnames  
Canadian Surnames   Northern Irish Surnames
Cabo Verdean Surnames Omani Surnames  
Caymanian Surnames   Pakistani Surnames  
Central African Surnames Palauan Surnames  
Chadian Surnames   Palestinian Surnames  
Chilean Surnames   Panamanian Surnames  
Chinese Surnames   Papua New Guinean Surnames
Colombian Surnames   Paraguayan Surnames  
Comorian Surnames   Peruvian Surnames  
Cook Island Surnames Philippine Surnames  
Costa Rican Surnames Pitcairn Island Surnames
Croatian Surnames   Polish Surnames
Cuban Surnames   Portuguese Surnames
Cypriot Surnames   Puerto Rican Surnames
Czech Surnames   Qatari Surnames  
Congolese Surnames   Congolese Surnames  
Danish Surnames   Romanian Surnames  
Djiboutian Surnames   Russian Surnames  
Dominican Surnames   Rwandan Surnames  
Dominican Surnames   Barthelemois Surnames  
Timorese Surnames   Saint Helenian Surnames
Ecuadorian Surnames   Kittitian or Nevisian Surnames
Egyptian Surnames   Saint Lucian Surnames
Salvadoran Surnames   Saint-Martinoise Surnames  
English Surnames   Saint-Pierrais or Miquelonnais Surnames
Equatoguinean Surnames   Saint Vincentian Surnames
Eritrean Surnames   Samoan Surnames  
Estonian Surnames   Sammarinese Surnames  
Ethiopian Surnames   São Toméan Surnames
Falkland Island Surnames Saudi Surnames  
Faroese Surnames   Senegalese Surnames  
Fijian Surnames   Seychellois Surnames  
Finnish Surnames   Sierra Leonean Surnames
French Surnames   Singaporean Surnames  
French Polynesian Surnames Slovak Surnames  
Gabonese Surnames   Slovenian Surnames  
Gambian Surnames   Solomon Island Surnames
Georgian Surnames   Somali Surnames  
German Surnames   South African Surnames
Ghanaian Surnames   South Korean Surnames
Gibraltar Surnames   Ossetian Surnames  
Greek Surnames   South Sudanese Surnames
Greenlandic Surnames   Spanish Surnames  
Grenadian Surnames   Sri Lankan Surnames
Guamanian Surnames   Sudanese Surnames  
Guatemalan Surnames   Surinamese Surnames  
Guernsey Surnames   Swazi Surnames  
Guinean Surnames   Swedish Surnames  
Bissau-Guinean Surnames   Swiss Surnames  
Guyanese Surnames   Syrian Surnames  
Haitian Surnames   Taiwanese Surnames  
Honduran Surnames   Tajikistani Surnames  
Hong Konger Surnames Tanzanian Surnames  
Hungarian Surnames   Thai Surnames  
Icelandic Surnames   Togolese Surnames  
Indian Surnames   Tongan Surnames  
Indonesian Surnames   Transnistrian Surnames  
Iranian Surnames   Trinidadian or Tobagonian Surnames
Iraqi Surnames   Tunisian Surnames  
Irish Surnames   Turkish Surnames  
Manx Surnames   Turkmen Surnames  
Israelite Surnames   Turks and Caicos Island
Italian Surnames   Tuvaluan Surnames  
Ivorian Surnames   U.S. Virgin Island Surnames
Jamaican Surnames   Ugandan Surnames  
Japanese Surnames   Ukrainian Surnames  
Channel Island Surnames Emirati Surnames  
Jordanian Surnames   American Surnames  
Kazakhstani Surnames   Uruguayan Surnames  
Kenyan Surnames   Uzbekistani Surnames  
Kiribati Surnames   Vanuatuan Surnames  
Kosovar Surnames   Vatican Surnames  
Kuwaiti Surnames   Venezuelan Surnames  
Kyrgyzstani Surnames   Vietnamese Surnames  
Laotian Surnames   Welsh Surnames  
Latvian Surnames   Wallisian or Futunan Surnames
Lebanese Surnames   Yemeni Surnames  
Basotho Surnames   Zambian Surnames  
Liberian Surnames   Zimbabwean Surnames  
Libyan Surnames    Arabic Surnames
Liechtensteiner Surnames    UAE Surnames
Lithuanian Surnames   Iraqi Last Names
Luxembourgish Surnames   Catalan Surnames
Basotho Surnames

Surnames Starting With A to Z Letter

Surnames starting with A to Z, are an important part of the English language, and they represent a diverse range of cultures and backgrounds. Here are some of the most popular surnames starting with each letter:

We hope you found the most popular last names you are interested in and, follow the links for further information. We’ll go through all of our most popular surnames in alphabetical order.