Intimidating german last names

28 Feb

The word armbrust was originally from Latin arcuballista meaning "bow ballista", but was modified under the influence of German arm "arm" and brust "breast".Topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, from Middle High German bach meaning "stream".

Derived from the given name Derrick, which is a form of DEREK.I hope you find this article useful, and thanks for paying a visit. Abernathy Abbott Abner Abrams Acker Acuff Adair Adara (Means "noble" in Hebrew.) Adler Agnew Ainge Albright Alcott (An Anglo-Saxon derived name that means "he who lives in and old cottage".) Algarotti Allard Allred Alstott Alvarez Amherst Andruzzi Angle Annenberg Antrican Apatow Archeletta (a name of topographic origin meaning 'oak hollow') Archer Argento Armstrong Arrhenius Arrington Arrowood Asola Asterio Atkinson Attard Atwater Atwood Austin Averescu Axworthy Ayesa Baldwin Ballard Banner Banu (Means "lady" in Persian.) Barks Barrick Bartley Batch Bauer Beebe Bender Bennett Benoit Benson Benton Benwikere Bernthal Bersa Bester Bettis Bezos Biddle Binda Binion Bisley Bixby Blaustein Blood Blow Bobusic Boldon Bonanno (The name stems from medieval Italy and means 'good year'.) Booth Bosa Bostwick Boulder Boulware Bowden Bowman Boyle Bracco Braddock (I have a friend with this last name and we've nicknamed him "MIA" after the Chuck Norris movie.) Brager (Norwegian surname) Brembilla Brennan (Irish last name) Breslin Bright Brinkmann Bristow Brooks Brubaker Brunt Burris Byrne Cagle Cahill Cain Calaway Callahan Cannon Capra Carling Carmichael Carney Carver Cassidy Castle Cave Cayce Cena Cents Chadwick Chalk Challenger Chambers Chatwin Cherry Christie Cirque Clancy Clay Cleveland Coates Cobo Coffey Coffin Coin Colt Coltrane Conklin Connelly Conti (Italian last name) Coolidge Cooper Copeland Coppens Cortese Crabtree Cranham Crassus (Old Roman last name) Creed Creel Crespo Cross Crowley (a good last name for a villain) Crusher Cugat Cullen Cunningham Curio (old Roman surname) Cutler Dabney Dallesandro Dalton Dandridge Darby Dark Davenport Dawkins Decarlo Decker Delpy Dempsey Denton Denver Derbyshire Devereaux Devlin Diamond Dickerson Dixon Dobra (Romanian last name) Dodge Donahue Donnelly Donovan Dooley Driver Dubois (French surname) Dukas Dumont Dunlop Dwyer Fairbanks Fairchild Fangio Farrell Fassbinder Fawcett Fawzi (Egyptian surname) Fenner Ferber Ferguson Finch Finchum Fingermann (Jewish last name) Finn Fisk Fitzgerald Fitzpatrick Flacco Flair Flagg Flanagan Fleiss Fletcher Flood Floquet (French origin) Floris Flynn Foley Fong (Chinese last name) Foster Freed Freeman Freeze Frost Fugger Fullbright Future Hadwin Hale Halleck Halliwell Hammer Hammond Hardin Hardy Harker Harper Hart Hartman Harvick Hawk Head Healy Heller Henn Herrera (Spanish last name) Hess Hester Hickey Higgins Hightower Hilliard Hindley Hitchcock Hitchens Hoagland Hobbs Hobgood Hodder Hogan Holiday Holland Hood Horry Hostetler Huffman Hull Humber Husher (British last name.) Hutton Huxley Huxx Hyde Katts Kaufman Keating Keats Keene Keller Kellett Kenny Keogh Kerrigan Kersey Kershaw Kessler Kestrel Keys Kicklighter Kincaid Kinder King Kitt Klecko Knox Kobayashi Koch Koo Kotek (Polish surname) Koufax Kubiak Kulikov (Russian last name)Lacer Lacroix Lafferty Laker Lambert Lawler Laudermilk Lazenby Leary Leaves (Old English last name) Lecter Ledger Leibovitz Le May Lesnar Lipman Liston Litvak Lomax Lombard London Londos Longwood Lords Lott Lovecraft Lovejoy Lynch Mackey Macklin Maddox Magnusson (Icelandic last name) Maker Malenko Malfoy Malik (Indian last name) Mantooth Manus Marsh Mason Massey Matisse Mc Cabe Mc Gillicutty Mc Kay Mc Namara Meer (Dutch family name) Meilyr (A very old surname that can be traced back to at least 500 A.D.) Mercer Merchant Metcalf Metz Minter Moffett Moody Mooney Moreau (French last name) Moses Mudd Mulder Mullard Munson Murdock Murillo Murray Oakley Oaks O'Bannon O'Brien Odenkirk O'Donnell Oduya Ogden Ogle Ogletree O'Leary October Ollenrenshaw Olson Onassis Opilio (old Roman family name) O'Rourke Orr Ortega Orton Oswald Ottinger Overholt Owusu Ozu Palmer Panera Patnick Patterson Pavlov Pawar (Indian name) Paxton Peck Pell Pepin Perabo Perrin Pickering Pinder Pinzer Piper Pitcher Pittman Platt Plunkett Pollock Post Powell Powers Prado Previn Price Prunk Puller Pulman Punch Putnam Race Radiguet Rafus Ramos (Spanish surname) Rand Redgrave Redman Renfro Renshaw Rhodes Richter Riddle Rifkin Rigby Riggs Riker Ripa Ripley Ripperton Roland Romirez Romo Root Rosenberg Rossi Rowland Rude Rudd Russo (Italian last name) Ruster Ryan Sabanthia Sands Santos Sarkis (Arabic surname) Sasai Sasaki Savage Savoy Saxon Scardino Seagate Sereno Shea Sheehan Shields Seibert Shaver Shippen Shivers Shock Shute Silver Simerly Sinclair Skills Skinner Skirth Sloane Small Smoker Soo Soria Sorrow Sotelo Spacek Spinks Stamper Standifer Stapleton Steele Stelly Stepfan Stiner Stitchen Stockton Stoneking Story Strode Stroud Suggs Sullivan Surrett Swiatek Sweeney Swift Sykes Tait Tanaka Tanner Tapp Taymor Temple Tepper Terrella Thain Theo Thorisdottir (Old Norse name) Tibbs Tillerson Tippett Toller Tooms Tracy Trapp Trench Tripper Trumbald (Old English name meaning 'strongly bold') Trumbo Truth Tucker Tuco Turpin Tussac Twigg Wadd (British surname) Wagner Wainwright Walcott Wall Wallace Walsh Warrick Watson Weaver Webb Wells Wexler Whalen Wheeler Whesker Wight Whitner Wilde Winchell Winchester Winding Winters Winthrop Wire Witt Wixx Wolf Wolfenstein Wolownik Wong (Chinese surname.) Woodard Woodson Wooster Wooten (Old English name.)Creating good characters for your world is so important to its success. My hope is that this list has helped you do that in some way.While researching words for this list, I was also shocked to learn that my Oma (Grandmother) had probably made some of my favorite words up.For example, I was unable to include ‘Muesterchen (Muesterkens)*’ because I couldn’t prove that this word exists outside my immediate family.