Swiss Last Names

Last Names Switzerland

In Switzerland, you'll find last names with French, Italian, German, and Romansh roots, all of which are official languages in Switzerland.

The most common Swiss last name is Müller, which means "miller" in English. You'll find Müllers mainly in the German-speaking cantons, which make up most of the land area of Switzerland. 

Use the list below to find your last name and learn about its meaning and origins.

Most Popular Swiss Last Names on FamilyEducation: Accola, von Arx, Schaffhauser

Image: The Matterhorn, Switzerland

Swiss Last Names