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SEPHARDIC NAMES TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH FROM
ARABIC (A), AFRICA (AF) ARAMAIC (AR), BASQUE (BA), BERBER (B), CELTIC (C), DUTCH (DU),  ENGLISH (E), FRENCH (F), GERMAN (D),GREEK (G), HEBREW (H),  HEBREW BIBLICAL (HB),  HEBREW TALMUD (HT),  ITALIAN (I), LATIN (L), ROMANY, SPANISH (S), PORTUGUESE (P), PERSIAN, IRAN, FARSI, (PE) TURKISH (T), YIDDISH (Y)

NOTICE THAN MANY SEPHARDIC SURNAMES APPEAR TO BE IN THE ARABIC LANGUAGE.  THE ARABS AND MOROS ARE GIVEN CREDIT FOR BRINGING  SURNAMES AS WE KNOW THEM TO SPAIN DURING THEIR CONQUEST.

Translations provided by GOOGLE research and members of the forum at Sephardim.com.  Some solutions are "educated guesses". Citations not provided. Corrections accepted.



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Name Language Translation(s)
     
     
B
Babli (A) Babylon
Baca (HB) The name of a valley near Jerusalem
Bacelar   Grape vine cutting
Bacellar   Grape vine cutting
Bacoro   Calf
Bacque (F) Cowboy
Bacri   Eldest son
Badach   Lentil seller
Badache   Lentil seller
Badahoz (S) Badahoz, Spain
Badi (A) New begining
Baena (A) Gathering
Baena (A) Baena Cordova Spain
Baez (A) Expensive shop
Baeza (A) Expensive shop
Bagdadi (A) From Bagdad
Bagho   Grape
Baha   Abraham
Bahar (A) Sea
Bahar (S) Go down
Bahloul   Almost mad
Bahlul   Almost mad
Bahrlifa (A) Father  of  Khalifa
Bahtit (A) Tribe from Morocco
Bahya (A) Good things
Baiona  (de) (F) From Bayone, France
Baissa (A) Expensive shop
Baiz (A) Expensive shop
Bakish (A) Proving himself good
Bakolias   Pot bellied
Bakouch   Deaf
Bakoun   Survivor
Bakri Eldest son
Bakshoucher   Deaf
Balabrega (F) From Valabregue, France
Balaciano   Courtier
Balassiano   Courtier
Balbi (L) Stutter
Balbo (L) Stutter
Balboa (P) Good valley
Baldovino   Audacious friend
Balenci (S) Valencia, Spain
Balensi (S) Valencia, Spain
Balieyro   Whale hunter
Balloulou   Pearl seller
Balmes (de) (F) Baume, France
Balouka (A) Baluka, Tunisia
Banaderette (H) Son of splendor
Banam (A) Benan, Tunisia
Banbanaste   Welcome
Bannoun   Fisherman
Banon   Fisherman
Banoun   Fisherman
Banun   Fisherman
Baptista (S) Baptist, Baptized, Convert
Baqbuq   Bottle seller
Bar (AR) Prefix meaning son of
Bar Bibaja   Smart
Bar Beriro   A person who announces
Bar David (H) David
Bar Elia (H) Elia
Bar Elie (H) Elie
Bar Maimon (H) Fortunate
Bar Massud (H) Happy
Bar Maymund (H) Mymon (Maimon)
Bar Mazalton (H) Fortunate
Bar Moshe (H) Moses
Bar Mosheh (H) Moses
Bar Natan (H) Nathan
Bar Nissim (H) Nissim
Bar Sheshat   Six days of creation
Bar Simantov (H) Fortunate
Bar Yehoshua (H) Yehoshua
Bar Yoseph (H) Joseph
Barad (A) A cold place
Baraffael (H) Son of Rafael
Baraha   Blessing
Barahona (S) Barahona, Spain
Baraja   Blessing
Barajona (S) Barahona, Spain
Baranes   Berbers
Barbados (S) Bearded
Barbaimon (H) Son of Maimon
Barbalha (S) Garlic beard
Barbalho (S) Garlic beard
Barbanel (H) Polish variant of Abravanel
Barbanelska (H) Polish variant of Abravenel
Barbanyon (H) Son of Maimon
Barbas (S) Beards
Barbosa (S) Goat's beard
Barboza (S) Goat's beard
Barbudo (S) Bearded
Barca   Barge man
Barcat (A) El Barcat, Libya
Barcelona (H) From Bar Shel Anu, our field
Barcelonim (L) Barcelona, Spain
Barcessat   Six days of creation
Barchect   Six days of creation
Barchichat   Six days of creation
     
Barco   Barge man
Bardauid (H) Son of David
Bardayan (H) Son of rabbinical judge
Bareda   Path way
Baredes (P) Paredes, Portugal
Bargansa (P) Barganca, Portugal
Barica   Stick
Bariohay (HB) David, Yohai's son
Barisac (HB) Jacob, son of Isaac
Barkat   Blessing
Barkates   Blessing
Barkats   Blessing
Barkatz   Blessing
Barmaimon (H) Son of Maimon
Barmaymoun (M) Son of Maimon
Barmocha (H) Son of Moses
Barnal (H) Strong as a bear
Barnatan (H) Son of Nathan
Barnathan (H) Son of Nathan
Baroccia (I) Monte Baroccio, Italy
Baroccio (I) Monte Baroccio, Italy
Baroh (H) Blessed
Baron (S) Title of nobility, not to be confused with Varon, male
Barou (H) Blessed
Barouch (H) Blessed
Barouh (H) Blessed
Barouk (H) Blessed
Baroukh (H) Blessed
Broun (H) Male from the word varon
Barrientos (S) Muddy
Barrio (S) Village
     
Barrios (S) Villages
Barroccio (I) Monte Baroccio, Italy
Barros (P) Neighborhood
Barrouche (H) Blessed
Barruk (H) Blessed
Barsilai   Blacksmith
Baru (H) Blessed
Baruc (H) Blessed
Baruch (H) Blessed
Baruque (H) Blessed
Barzel   Blacksmith
Basevi (H) Bat Sheva
Basilea   Basel, Switzderland
Basivi (H) Bat Sheva
Baso (S) An old word meaning glass
Bassalel (H) Cheif artisian of the tabernacle - under the shalow of El
Bassan (I) Bassano, Italy
Bassoni (I) Bassano, Italy
Bassono (I) Bassono, Italy
Bassevi (H) Bat Sheva
Bastos (P) Basto, Portugal
Batan (A) Baton, Tunis
Batino   Ishmaelite
Batista (S) Baptised
Batkoun   Bearded
Battach   Couragious
Battan (A) Battan, Tunis
Battat   Duck
Battash   Couragious
Bautista (S) Baptist, Baptized, Convert
Bavli   Babylonic
Bayda   White
Bayona (F) Bayone, France
Be Emaalem   Professor, master
Beato   Devout
Bebay (B) Bebay, Fez. Moroco
Becerra (H)(AR) Owner and carpet of straw
Bechor (A) First born
Becudo   Thick lipped
Beda   White
Bedarida (F) Bedarrides, France
Bedarride (F) Bedarrides, France
Beddouk   Man with vertigo
Bedjai (BR) Bedjai tribe
Bedock   Man with vertigo
Bedoucha   Peddler
Bedrida (F) Bedarrides, France
Bedusa   Peddler
Bedussa   Peddler
Bega (A) First born
Behar (H) Acronym of Ben Kvod haRa = son of his honor the Rabbi
Behar (A) First  born
Behar   From the sea
Behar (HB) On the mountain (Mount Siani?)
Behara   From the sea
Behiri   Merry
     
Behor (A) First born
Beicudo   Thick lipped
Beida   White
Beira (da) (P) Beira, Portugal
Beirao (P) Beira, Portugal
Beja (P) Beja, Portugal
Beja (A) First born
Bejar (H) See Behar
Bejarano (S) Bejar, Spain
Bejerano (S) Bejar, Spain
Bekache   Insect
Bekemoharar (H) BKMOHRR, Ben Kevod Morenu ha-roy Rabbi
Bekhar (H) Acronym meaning Ben Khevod Ha Rav son of the honorable rabbi
Bekhar   First born
Bekhor   First born
Belachen   Enchanting, gluton
Belaciano   Courtier
Belahhdeb   Hunchback
Beladina (S) Virtuous woman
Belafonte (S) Beautiful lad
Belahem   Enchanting, gluton
Belaiche   Son of life
Belaisch   Son of life
Belaische   Son of life
Belais   Son of life
Belaise   Son of life
Belaish   Son of life
Belamich   Rheumy, discharge from the eyes or nose
Belefant (S) Handsome boy
Belezra   Seeder
Belhaiche   Son of life
Belham   Gluton
Belia (S) Belia, Spain
Beliah (S) Belia, Spain
Belich (H) Elias, Elijah
Belicha (H) Elias, Elijah
Belido (S) Handsome man
Belifante (S) Beautiful lad
Belinfante (S) Beautiful lad
Belity   Son of my night
Belitty   Son of my night
Bellicha (H) Elias, Elijah
Bellity   Son of my night
Belma (S) Belmez, Spain
Belmes (S) Belmez, Spain
Belmonte (P)(S) Beautiful mountain,  towns in Andalusia and Portugal
Beloulou   Pearl seller
Bem (P) Prefix meaning son of
Bembaron (P) Male son
Bembenaste (P) Wlcome
Bem Baron (P)(H) Son of a son
Bem Crespo (P) Curley hair
Bem David (P) Son of David
Bem Simon (P) Son of Simon
Ben (S) Prefix meaning son of
Ben Abbu (H) Son of G-d's servant
Ben Abrekhekh (H) Young talmud rabbi
Ben Abuzaglo (H)(BR) Son of the yoke
Ben Abouzaglo (A) The man with the pole
Ben Aderet (H) Son of splendor
Ben Adi   Son of a judge
Ben Aflao (A) Desert location without water
Ben Aharfi (BR) Very dry skin
Ben Akdar   China manufacturer
Ben Akhsas (A) Son of the tribe of Aksas, Morocco
Ben Akrish (A) See Akrich
Ben Aksas (A) Son of the tribe of Kksas, Morocco
Ben Al Allush (BR) Son of sheep or sheep herder
Ben Alqassabi   Son of the butcher
Ben Alkubbi (A) From Alqubbi, Algeria
Ben Anidjar   Son of the carpenter
Ben Annaqab (A) Son of the tinsmith
Ben Aqnin (B) Son of Jacob
Ben Aqoqua (  ) Pearl or person of worth
Ben Alghrabli   Son of a seave manufacturer
Ben Alhakim   Son of a doctor (hakim)
Ben Alhazzan   Son of a cantor (hazan)
Ben Alkubbi (A) From Alquba, Algeria
Ben Allush (BR) Son of sheep (herder)
Ben Ami (H) Son of my people
Ben Ammar   Son of a peasant
Ben Aron   son of Aaron
Ben Arrajel   Son of Man
Ben Arroio (P) Arroyo
Ben Arroyo (P) Arroyo
Ben Arruwah   Son of furious man
Ben Arruwas   Son of furious man
Ben Ashomer (H) Son of a guard
Ben Ashrigu (H) Son of a Levantine
Ben Ashriqui (H) Son of a Levantine
Ben Asulin (BR) Son of the cliff
Ben Attar   Son of a spice merchant
Ben Aturjman   Son of a translator
Ben Azoulay (B) From Tazoulait, Braber, Morocco
Ben Baron (H) Son of a son
Ben Bihi (BR) Son of Abraham
Ben Blila   Son of a maniac
Ben Bothhbol (A) Son of the drum(er)
Ben Bouamoud   Son of a colonist
Ben Buamud   Son of a colonist
Ben Buash   One who hugs people
Ben Buhaziza (S) Blue - from the Spanish word for blue, azul
Ben Burihmat   Abraham
Ben Chalecon   Son of a man who wears an apron
Ben Chanan   Son of a fearsome father
Ben Chisquito (S) Son of small person
Ben Dadoun (B) From Oulad Doudoun Ida Ou Blal, Sahara Morocco
Ben Dan (H) Son of the tribe of Dan
Ben Daud (H) Son of David
Ben David (H) Son of David
Ben Dayan (S) From Denia, Spain
Ben Dayan (H) Son of a rabbinical judge
Ben Dayyan (S) From Denia, Spain
Ben Dayyan (H) Son of a rabbinical judge
Ben Delush   Son of  a well digger
Ben Didi   Son of a hypochondriac
Ben Diwan   Son of a troubador
Ben Dodo   Son of a nephew
Ben Doudoun (B) From Oulad Doudoun of Ida Ou Blal, Sahara, Morocco
Ben El Allushim (B) Son of sheep (herder)
Ben Elhanan   The son of a fearsome father
Ben Elhench (H) Son of a serpent
Ben Elhensh (H) Son of a serpent
Ben Elisha (H) Son of Elisha
Ben Gadalo   Son of a tall man
Ben Ghiyat   Son of one who helps
Ben Haco   Son of the just
Ben Haim (H) Son of Haim
Ben Hayoun   From Beni Hayoun in the Ketaoua,, Oued Draa, Morocco
Ben Hayoune   From Beni Hayoun in the valley of Oued Chegg El Ard
Ben Kiki (BR) Son of Jacob
Ben Meir (H) Son of the cultured or illuminated
Ben Melek (H) Son of the king
Ben Merrouas   Son of the bald
Ben Moha   Son of the intelligent
Ben Momo (BR) Son of Solomon
Ben Msibad   Son of the lamp
Ben Nayim   Son of calm, sleepy
Ben Nehemia (H) Son of G-d will comfort
Ben Nunes   Son of Nunez
Ben Olo   Son of the pearl merchant
Ben Saba (S) Son of the Sabbath, a Levite name
Ben Sadoun (H) Son of very happy
Ben Simeon (H) Son of Simeon, tolerant
Ben Simon (H) Son of  Simon, tolerant
Benabbas   Son of courageous
Benabreckh (H) Young talmud rabbi
Bencerafe   Son of the money changer
Benaderet (H) Son of splendor
Benaderette (H) Son of splendor
Benadi   Son of a judge
Benadret (H) Son of splendor
Benady   Son of a judge
Benahmias (H) Son of G-d will comfort
Benaim   Calm, sleepy
Benainous (BR) Son of familiar, friend or relative
Benaion (BR) Son of familiar, friend or relative
Benaioun (BR) Son of familiar, friend or relative
Benaious (BR) Son of familiar, friend or relative
Benakdar   China manufacturer
Benakri (P) Carmine, rouge
Benalhbez   Miller
Benamara   Mason
Benamlal   White
Benamosegh (BR) Breast
Benamozegh (BR) Breast
Benamozich (BR) Breast
Benamram (A) superior people
Benamusig (BR) Breast
Benara (S) From Ara, Spain
Benrouche (A) Seller of cooked food
Benaroy (S) Riparian, relating to or located on the banks of a river
Benaroyo (S) Riparian, relating to of located on the banks of a river
Benaroz   Conductor, guide
Benarroche (A) Rough
Benarroio (P) Arroyo
Benarroz   Conductor, guide
Benassayag (A) Jeweller's son
Benasseraf   Son of a money changer
Benatar (A) Son of a spice/perfume merchant
Benatuil   Corpulent
Benazeraf   Money changer
Benazeref   Money changer
Benbanaste (S) Welcome
Benbaron (H) Male son
Benbaste (S) Welcome
Benbeniste   Welcome
Benbenisti   Welcome
Benbi   Prophet's son
Benbihi (BR) Son of Abraham
Benbihy (BR) Son of Abraham
Benblila   Son of a maniac
Bendodo   Son of a nephew
Benbouhaziza (S) Blue - from the Spanish word azul for blue
Benbuach   One who hugs people
Bencatel (P) Bencatel, Portugal
Benchahba (A) Chaaba, Tunisia
Benchaya (H) Son of Isiah
Benchemoul (H) Son of Samuel
Bencheton   Renowned person, also see Bensheton, small fish
Benchimol (H) Son of Samuel, son of G-d
Benchimon (H) Son of Simon
Benchiquito (S) Son of small person
Benchlouha   Messenger filled with power
Benchouam   Son of Josuha
Benchluch   Messenger filled with power
     
Bencid   Lord
Bendada (A) Dada, Tunisia
Bendaham   Dye seller
Bendahan   Dye seller
Bendahon   Dye seller
Bendalac   Masseur
Bendaoud (H)(A) Son of David
Bendaud (H)(A) Son of David
Bendavid (H) Son of David
Bendehem (A) Bendhim, Constantine
Bendelack   Masseur or polisher
Bendelak   Polisher
Bendele   Polisher
Bendelush   Well digger
Bendetti (L) Blessed
Bendicho (L) Blessed
Bendidi   Son of a hypochondriac
Bendidte (L) Blessed
Bendiwan   Son of a troubadour
Bendran   One armed
Bendrao   One armed
Bendriem   Treasurer
Bendrihem   Treasurer
Bendrihen   Treasurer
Benech   Person of good faith
Benedetto (L) Blessed
Benedicti (L) Blessed
Benedite (L) Blessed
Beneditty (L) Blessed
Benegmos (A) From the Arab tribe Ait-Hemoch
Benelak (A) Son of death
Benellack (A) Son of death
Benesther (H) Son of Esther
Benetri   Spice merchant
Benazar (H) Son of Ezra
Benezara (H) Son of Ezra
Benezra (H) Son of Ezra, son of the helper, son of the safety
Bengaby (H) Son of the treasurer
Bengadalo   Son of a tall man
Bengalil (H) Son of Galilee
Benganini   Rich
Benggio   Celestial
Benghiat   Son of one who helps
Benghighi (BR) Merciful or Berber tribe Gugihaia
Benghira (A) Rira, Tunisia or Guira, Spain
Bengio   Celestial
Bengira (A) Rira, Tunisia, or Guira, Spain
Benguigui (B) Merciful  or Berber tribe Gugihaia from Morocco
Benguira (A) Rira, Tunisia or Guira, Spain
Benhabib (H) Son of dear one (Habib)
Benhaim (H) Son of life (Haim)
Benhaj (A) Pilgrim or traveler
Benhalal   Religious
Benhamiyim (B) Amyin (Berber)
Benhamou (H) Father-in-law
Benhamou (B) From Ait Hamou, Oued Draa, in the Dades Canyons, Morocco
Benhamron (H) Son of a red person
Benhamu (H) Father-in-law
Benharabou   Fabric vendor
Benhayim (H) Son of Hayim or Haim (life)
Benhayon (B) From Beni Ayoun in the valley of Oued Rgegg El Ard
Benhayoun (B) From Beni Ayoun in the valley of Oued Rgegg El Ard
Benicar   Dear son
Benicha (A) Ichou, Morocco
Benichou (A) Ichou, Morocco
Beniciki (A) Ait Tsegui, Morocco
Benider   Which lives
Benigno   Good
Beninder   Which lives
Benini (A) Hanoun, an area of Fez Morocco. A city in the Gaza strip
Benisbah   Seeder
     
Beniso (S) Isso, Spain
Benisguy (A) Ait Tsegui, Morocco
Beniste (S) Welcome
Benisti (S) Welcome or you came
Benistri (F) Istres, France
Benisty (S) .Welcome
Benitah (A) One who will fall
Benitar (A) One who will fall
Benizri (H) keft handed
Benjakar   Dear son
Benjamim (H) Benjamin
Benjamin (H) Benjamin Son of fortune
Benjo   Sky's son
Benjosel (H) Son of Joseph
Benkandil   Carries the torch or seller of lamps
Benkenoun   Coumin seller
Benkjkj (BR) Son of Jacob, or Kik, Moracco
Benlazra   Grain merchant
Benlolo   Pearl seller
Benloulou (A) Pearl seller or son of a pearl
Benmaman   Fortune, wealth, rich man
Benmamon   Fortune, wealth, rich man
Benmansour   Winner
Benmaor   Light
Benmayor   Light
Benmazor   Healer
Benmergui   Dweller in the plains
Benmergul (A) From Mragha, ancient capital of Aberbaijdjan
Benmerguy   Dweller in the plains
Benmsiba   Son of the lamp
Benmoussa (A) Son of Moses
Benmussa (A) Son of Moses
Benmuya   Moya, Spain
Benmuyal   Moya, Spain
Bennis (S) Welcome
Bennist (S) Welcome
Benoliel   G-d's servant
Benolielle   G-d's servant
Benolier   G-d's servant
Benouaish (H) From the word/name Yaich
Benoudiz (S) Diz, Spain
Benquiqui (BR) Kik, Moracco
Benros   Conductor, guide, chief
Benroubi   Son of the rabbi
Benrubi   Son of the rabbi
Bensabat (S) Son of Saturday. the Sabbath, a Levite name
Bensabath (S) Son of Saturday, the Sabbath, a Levite name
Bensaba' (S) Son of Saturday, the Sabbath. a Levite name
Bensadon (S) Very happy
Bensadoun (S) Very happy
Bensaid   Fortunate
Bensaloha   Messenger
Bensamon (H) Son of Shimon, Simon
Bensamoun (H) Son of Shimon, Simon
Bensaude (P) Fortunate
Besbas (A) Besbas, a region of Algeria
Benschouan (BR) Son of Joshua
Bensecry (H) Son of Zackariya
Benseft (A) Souk Ea-Sebt, Morraco
Benselum   Stairway man
Bensenior   Gentleman
Bensenor   Gentleman
Benshabat (H) He who observes the sabbath
Bensheton   A small fish
Benshimol (H) Son of Samuel
Benshimon (H) Son of Shimon, Simon
Benshoam (H) Man of the lily
Benshoan (H) Man of the lily
Bensidon   Sidon, Lebanon
Bensignor (S) Gentleman
Bensinor (S) Gentleman
Bensiman   Man who lives in the past
Bensimana   Man who lives in the past
Bensimhan   Tolerant, merry
Bensimon (H) Son of Simon, tolerant
Bensimon (H) Son of the blessed
Bension (H) Son of Zion
Bensoussan (A) Shushan, Iran
Bensoussan   Son of the Lily
Bensusan (H) Son of the Lily
Bensusen (A) Shushan, Iran
Bensuson (H) Son of the Lily
Bensussan (A) Shushan, Iran
Bensussen (A) Shushan, Iran
Benta (BR) Blessed
Bentalhado   Circumcised
Bentans   Tarra, Morocco
Bentaus   Tarra, Morocco
Bentes (A) Winds
Bentito (BR) Blessed
Bento   Blessed
Bentouza (A) Touza, Tunisia
Bentubo   Benevolent
Bentura (S) From bentura,Fortunate, luck
Benudis   Uszes, France
Benudiz   Uszes, France
Benusiglio (H) G-d is my power
Benuzillio (H) G-d is my power
Benuzillo (H) G-d is my power
Benvalid (A) Child
Benvenist (S) Welcome
Benveniste (S) Welcome
Benvenisti (S) Welcome
Benvenisti (S) You came
Benwaich (H) From the word/name Yaich son of Hyam
Benwaish (H) From the word/name Yaich son of Hyam
Benwalid (A) Child
Benyacar   Dear
Benyakar   Dear
Benyair (H) He who will light or enlighten
Benyamin (H) Benjamin
Benyamine (H) Benjamin
Benyara (S) Millara, Spain
Benyounes (H) Son of Jonas, Jonah
Benyoussef (H) Son of Joseph
Benyozef (H) Son of Joseph
Benyunes (H) Son of Jonas, Jonah
Benzacar (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzacher (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzacken (H) Old
Benzadon (D) Very happy
Benzakar (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzakein (H) Old
Benzaquen (H) Son of the ancient,   son of the old
Benzebouloun (H) Son of Zebulun, founder of the Israeli tribe of the same name, dwelling of honor
Benzecri (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzicron   Souvenirseller
Benzecry (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzekri (H) Son of Zakariya
Benzenou   Handsome
Benzenu   Handsome
Benzerti (A) Bizerte, Tunisia
Benziman   Man who lives in the past
Benzimiro   Musician, poet
Benzimoro   Musician, poet
Benzion (H) Son of Zion
Benziza   Beloved
Berab (H) Rabbi
Berabi (H) Rabbi
Berah   Blessing
Beraja   Blessing
Berakha   Blessing
Berda (A) Berdah, Tunisia
Berdaa (A) Berdah, Tunisia
Berdah (A) Berdah, Tunisia
Berdougo (S) Bud
Berdugo (S) Bud or child
Berdugo   Off spring, sword or blade
Berebi (H) Rabbi
Bereby (H) Rabbi
Bereci (G) Genesis - from the Hebrew word bereshit - beginning
Berecit (H) Genesis - from the Hebrew word bereshit - beginning
Beresit (H) Genesis - from the Hebrew word bereshit - beginning
Beressi (H) Genesis - from the Hebrew word bereshit - beginning
Berez (F) Beziers, France
Berezi (H) Cenesis - from the Hebrew word bereshit - beginning
Bergel   One legged man
Berhoun (A) Berhoum, Algeria
Beriro   Person that announces
Bermejo (A) Red
Bernal (H) Strong as a bear
Bernau (H) Strong as a bear
Berrabe (H) Rabbi
Berrebi (H) Rabbi
Berreby (H) Rabbi
Berrih   Person who announces good
Berrita   Hat
Berros   Big head
Bers   Big head
Beschmout (A) Bread used by pilgrims in journey to Meca
Besnaino (A) Gluton, many teeth
Besnainou (A) Gluton, many teeth
Beso (S) Kiss
Besudo   thhick lipped
Bessalel (H) Betzalel, chief artisan of the tabernacle
Bessoudo   Thick lipped
Bessoudo   Thick lipped
Betel (H) House of G-d
Betit   Small
Betito   Small
Bettach   Fearsome man
Beyda   White
Bezerra (H)(AR) See Becerra
Bezerra   Calf breeder or see Becerra
Bianes   Blanes, Barcelona
Biba   Expert, smart
Bibace   Expert, smart
Bibas   Expert, smart
Bibas (S) That you live
Bibaz   Expert, smart
Bicerano (S) Bejar, Spain
Bichor   Eldest son
Bidassa   Peddler
     
Bidjarano (S) Bejar, Spain
Bidoussa   Peddler
Bidussa   Peddler
     
Bidzherano (S) Bejar, Spain
Bienveniste (P) Welcome
Bigio   Gray
Bignon   Pinhao seller
Bigo   Gray
Bihi (BR) Abraham
Bijio   Gray
Bijo   Gray
Bina   Intelligence
Biscardo (Ba) Back of the mountains
     
Biscay (Ba) Back of the mountains
Biscaya (Ba) Back of the mountains
Biskaihori (Ba) Back of the mountains
Biskarraga (Ba) Bsck of the mountains
Biskarrondo (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bismot (A) Bread used by pilgrims in journey to Mecca
Bismut (A) Bread used by pilgrims in journey to Mecca
Bismuth (A) Bread used by pilgrims in journey to Mecca
Bispo   Works with a Bishop
Bitan   Female kid, thorn
Bitancour   Beet planter
Bitane   Female kid, thorn
Bitboul (A) Drum
Biton (S) From vita or bita meaning life
Biton   Female kid, thorn
Bittan   Female kid, thorn
Bitton   Female kid, thorn
Bivar (S) Bivar, Spain
Bivas   Expert, smart
Bivash   Expert, smart
Bizkailuz (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizcar (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizcardi (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizcarguen (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizcarguenaga (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkalart (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkalburu (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkalchipi (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkaigaanna (0) Back of the mountains
Bizkar (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkardo (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkarquen (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkarra (Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkarret Ba) Back of the mountains
Bizkaya (Ba) Back of the mountains
Blanca (S) White
Blandon (E)(P) An English surname taken from the Portuguese-Sephardic surname Brandao. Also Brandon.
Blanes   Blanes, Barcelona
Blanga (S) White
Blanis   Blanes, Barcelona
Boaknin (BR) Jacob
Boaziz   Beloved
Bocao   Large mouth
Bocar   Large mouth
Bocara   Large mouth
Bocaro   Large mouth
Bocarro   Large mouth
Bodoch (BR) Mordechai
Bodokhin (BR) Mordechai
Boeno (S) Good
Boghachadji (A) Pastrychef
Bohabot (A) Pot bellied
Bohadana (H) Judah
Bohbot (BR) Pot bellied
Boher (H) Elects
Bohor (H) From Hehor meaning first born
Bohudana (H) Judah
Boim (P) Good
Boino (S) From Bueno meaning good
Bokris   Man with an earring
Bolaffi   Pharmacist
Bolaffio   Pharmacist
Bolafio   Pharmacist
Bolar (S) The verb to fly
Bologna (I) Bologna, Italy
Bom Dia (P) Good day
Bomdia (P) Good day
Bomsucesso (de) (P) Good luck
Bon Senyor (P) Good Lord
Bonafad (S) Good faith
Bonafed (S) Good faith
Bonan   Flower garden, pleasant man
Bonaventura (S) Good luck
Bondi   Good day
Bondy   Good day
Bonfiglio (I) Good son
Bonfigioli (I) Good son
Bonfil (I) Good son
Bonfili (I) Good son
Bongiorno (I) Good day
Bonito (S) Good looking
Bono (I) Good man or from Bono, Italy
Bonomi (I) Good name
Bonomo (I) Good name
Bonsenyor (P) Good Lord
Boras   Big headed
Bordjel   One legged person
Bordougo   Off spring, sword or blade
Bordugo   Off spring, sword or blade
Bordzhel   One legged person
Borgel   One legged person
Borges (S) Urban
Borgetti   Urban
Bprgo (I) Location in Rome, Italy
Borjes (S) Urban
Bormad   Coal
Boros (S) Borox village, Toledo, Spain
Borouch (H) Blessed
Borrasca   Storm
Bosque (P)(S) Forest, Woods
Bossoud (A) Lucky
Botbol (A) Drum maker
Botelho (P) Bottle maker
Botello (S) Bpttle maker
Botibol (B) Drum maker
Boton (S) Button
Botton (T) From Budan, Buda
Bouadana   Peace maker
Bouaniche (BR) Hanencha, Tunisa
Bouaziz   Beloved
Boubisse   Guilty
Boubli   Elegant
Boublil   Elegant
Boucais   Ring man
Boucarra   Big mouth or hairy
Bouccara   Big mouth or hairy
Boucobza   Baker
Bouchacha   Man with a toupee
Bouchara   Big mouth or hairy
Bouchekila   Man with a scar
Bouchkila   Man with a scare
Bouchouch   Man with a toupee
Bouchoucha   Man with a toupee
Boucobza   Baker
Boucris   Ring man
Boudegiz   Portuguese
Boudjena   Man with flying clothes
Bouganin   Cattle breeder
Bouhadana   Calm, tranquil
Bouhanik   Frugal or piece of bread
Bouhassira   Track seller
Bouhnik   Frugal or piece of bread
Bouhnique   Frugal of piece of bread
Bouhssiba   Owner of fertile area
Boujena   Man with wings or one legged man
Boujo   Heart
Bouju   Heart
Boukara (A) Big mouth or hairy or Bukhara, Uzbekistan, a Muslim center of learning
Boulakiat (A) Boulaq, Cairo, Egypt
Boulker (A) Wealthy man
Boumandil   Man with a scarf
Boumedine (A) Sidi, Bou Medine, Oran, Algeria
Boumendil   Man with a scarf
Bounfad   Shoe maker
Bouni   Bone, Algeria
Bourdeguse   Portugese
Bourla   Jeweler
Bourlas   Jeweler
Bouskela (A) Distinctive signal imposed by the Almohadas in the 12th century
Bouskila (A) Distinctive signal imposed by the Amonadas in the 12th century
Bousoutil   Stamp man
Bousseti   Father of the lady
Boussiba   Hundry
Boustinai   From the garden
Boutboul (A) Drum maker
Bouttayne   Ceramist
Bouzaglo (B) Yoke
Bouzaglo (A) The man with the pole
Bouzaglou (B) Yoke
Bouzbib   Raisin seller
Bozecco (I) Buzecchio, Italy
Bracca (H) Blessing
Bracha (H) Blessing
Braga (de) (P) Braga, Portugal
Braganca (P) Braganca, Portugal
Braha (H) Blessing
Braham (H) Abraham
Brahami (H) Abraham
Braka (H) Blessing
Brakha (H) Blessing
Brami (H) Abraham
Bramy (H) Abraham
Branca (da) (P) White
Brancal (P) White
Branco (P) White
Brancom (P) White
Brandao (H) Son of the tribe of Dan
Brandon (P)(H) English version of the Portuguese name Brandao
Brarata (S) Inexpensive
Brava (S) Brave, courageous
Brave (S) Brave, courageous
Bravo (S) Bravo, boastful, blustering, fine, excellent, brave, courageous
Bretanha (F) Breragne, France
Brigam   From the original Hebrew name Ohayon
Brighan   From the original Hebrew name Ohayon
Brigham   From the original Hebrew name Ohayon
Brigido   Elevated
Brites (L) Makes happy, bringer of joy
Brito (L) Male form of Brites
Britto (L) Males form of Brites
Broudo   Rude, stupid
Brown (E) The color brown
Brudo   Rude, stupid
Buaquimin (BR) Jacob
Bucabsa   Baker
Buccaja   Big mouth or hairy
Buchara   Big mouth or hairy
Budana   Calm, tranquil
Budente (S) Obedient
Buen (S) Good
Buen Ano (S) Good year
Buena Testa (S) Good head
Buena Vida (S) Good life
Buenavida (S) Good life
Buendia (S) Good day
Bueno (S) Good
Bulhao (P) Turbulent, noisy or from the swamps
Bulha (P) Quarrel, strife
Bunan   Flower garden, pleasant man
Buonaventura (S) Good luck
Burgales (S) Burgos, Spain
Burgel   One legged person
Burgo (del) (S) From the city of Burgos, Spain
Burgos (de) (S) From the city of Burgos, Spain
Burla (S) Taunt, ridicule
Burla   Jeweler
Burlan   Jeweler
Burlas   Jeweler
Busaglo (B) Yoke
Busquila (A) Distinctive signal imposed by the Amohadas in the 12th century, or man with a scar
Busquilla (A) Distinctive signal imposed by the Amohadas in the t2th century, or man with a scar
Buzaglo (B) Yoke
Buzaglo (A) The man with the pole
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