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Subramanian Surname Meaning

Indian (Kerala Tamil Nadu): from a personal name derived from Sanskrit subrahmaṇya ‘dear to Brahmins’ (an epithet of the god Kartikeya son of Shiva) + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n. — Note: Since South Indians traditionally do not have hereditary surnames this name was in most cases registered as such only after immigration of its bearers to the US.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Balasubramanian, Narayanan, Subramaniam, Samarin, Baronian, Sebastian

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