What's in a name - B

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Last name Literal meaning Explanation
Beregovoy coastal (Russian)
Berezin birch's (Russian)
Bezuhov without ears (Russian)
Brzezinsky birch's (Polish) This actually has two suffixes: -in (possessive feminine, i.e Brzezin would be "of a birch") and -ski which turns it into an adjective.