Definition of Surname. Meaning of Surname. Synonyms of Surname

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Definition of Surname

Surname
Surname Sur*name", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Surnamed; p. pr. & vb. n. Surnaming.] [Cf. F. surnommer.] To name or call by an appellation added to the original name; to give a surname to. Another shall subscribe with his hand unto the Lord, and surname himself by the name of Israel. --Isa. xliv. 5. And Simon he surnamed Peter. --Mark iii. 16.

Meaning of Surname from wikipedia

- A surname, family name, or last name is the portion of a personal name that indicates a person's family (or tribe or community, depending on the culture)...
- Chinese surnames are used by Han Chinese and Sinicized ethnic groups in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Brunei, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Indonesia...
- The most common surnames in the world are, in order, Trương (or Zhang), Li (or Lee[disambiguation needed]), Wang, Nguyễn, Garcia, Gonzalez, Hernández,...
- Dravid (Marathi: द्रविड) is a surname found in the Brahmin community in the states of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, and Karnataka of India. Since they...
- which can refer to: Yuan (surname), the Pinyin transliteration of the Han Chinese surnames 袁, 元, 源, 原 and 苑 Ruan (surname), the Pinyin transliteration...
- Dhanda is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Amita Dhanda Mahipal Dhanda Meena Dhanda Parmjit Dhanda Pooja Dhanda Prem Chandra Dhanda...
- Ghandy is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Anuradha Ghandy (1954–2008), an Indian communist, writer, and revolutionary leader Jeahangir...
- Hagel is a German surname. Notable people with the surname include: Catherine Hagel (1894–2008), American supercentenarian Chuck Hagel (born 1946), former...
- Melendez is the American spelling of a Spanish-Basque surname common in America's Puerto-Rican community. Philippines was once a Spanish Commonwealth...
- Daniel is a masculine given name and a surname of Hebrew origin. It means, "God is my judge", and derives from two early biblical figures, primary among...
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