Surnames questions This is a list of recently added questions about surnames. Play surnames quiz and see all the questions. What was the real name of Bob Dylan?Robert Allen Zimmerman. Bob Dylan was born as Robert Allen Zimmerman in 1941 in a Jewish family in Duluth, Minessota. He adopted the stage name "Bob Dylan" influenced by poems by Dylan Thomas. In August 1962 he legally changed his name to Robert Dylan.Created by: Natka555hard 49% Robert Michael DylanRobert Michael Dylan3960Robert Allen ZimmermanRobert Allen Zimmerman6795Vaclav KapucekVaclav Kapucek1157Bob HorgroveBob Horgrove1726singers riddles » Who was the first man to leave the spacecraft in space?Alexey Arkhipovich Leonov was a Soviet astronaut, general major pilot and two-time Hero of the Soviet Union. On 18 March 1965, he became the first human to conduct extra-vehicular activity, exiting the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for a 12-minute spacewalk.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykvery hard 38% Neil Alden ArmstrongNeil Alden Armstrong2248Edwin Eugene Buzz Aldrin, Jr.Edwin Eugene Buzz Aldrin, Jr.817Alexey Arkhipovich LeonovAlexey Arkhipovich Leonov4130Yuri Alekseyevich GagarinYuri Alekseyevich Gagarin3644Soviet Union riddles » Which famous painter had an exceptionally long full name?Pablo Picasso. Long and complex names honoring various saints and relatives are characteristic to the Iberian Peninsula. The full name of Pablo Picasso was Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Crispiniano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso8375Henry MatisseHenry Matisse1223Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh2632Ilya RepinIlya Repin756painters riddles » Where was Leonardo da Vinci born?In Vinci. Leonardo da Vinci was born on 15 April 1452, in a farmhouse about 3 kilometers from the town of Vinci, near Florence. His full name was "Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci", which means "Leonardo, son of Piero, of Vinci". Created by: Park Youn-joohard 49% in Florencein Florence5379in Veronain Verona1265in Orleansin Orleans306in Vinciin Vinci6743Leonardo da Vinci riddles » What is Barack Obama's Middle name?Hussein. Barack Hussein Obama II is named after his father, Barack Hussein Obama, Sr. Hussein is a commonly given Arabic name which is the diminutive of Hassan, meaning "good", "handsome" or "beautiful". Hussein is also a surname of the royal family in Jordan.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% CastroCastro966HusseinHussein7484GadaffiGadaffi1011MugabeMugabe2681politicians riddles » What does the common Arabic name (or surname) 'Abdullah' literally mean?"servant of God". Abdullah or Abdallah is built from the Arabic words Abd (servant) and Allah. Since both Torah and Christian Bible use word 'Allah' for God in their Arabic translations, the name Abdullah is also common among Jews and Christians living in the Arab countries.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 80% "pure""pure"1040"wise""wise"1151"brave""brave"673"servant of God""servant of God"11617Middle East riddles » In which country do people usually have two surnames?Spain. In most Spanish-speaking countries, the custom is for people to have two surnames, paternal one (after father) and maternal one (after mother). Thus, for instance, Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas Fernández has Iker as his given name, Casillas as his first, and Fernández as his second surname.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% RussiaRussia2203SpainSpain5440JapanJapan721GreeceGreece1596Spain riddles » In which Asian country the five most common surnames are de la Cruz, Santos, Reyes, Bautista and del Rosario?Philippines. Multiple ethnicities and cultures are found throughout the islands. From 1565 to 1821, the Philippines were governed as a territory of the Viceroyalty of New Spain. Roman Catholic missionaries converted most of the lowland inhabitants to Christianity. Even though Spanish is not an official language today (Filipino and English are), Spanish names are preserved among the population.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% SingaporeSingapore3014MalaysiaMalaysia3125IndonesiaIndonesia3668PhilippinesPhilippines10894Philippines riddles » Which surname is very common among Thais?None. There are no common Thai surnames. Surnames were largely introduced to Thai culture only by the 1913 Surname Act. Under Thai law, only one family can use any given surname: any two people of the same surname must be related, and it is very rare for two people to share the same full name. Created by: Monica Stillerhard 55% LeekpaiLeekpai2190PranaratPranarat1473BoonyaketBoonyaket1073NoneNone5851peoples riddles » What is the most common surname in Vietnam?Nguyen. Approximately forty percent of Vietnamese people have this surname. Many events in Vietnamese history contributed to the name's prominence. The Nguyễn Dynasty awarded many people the surname Nguyễn during their rule, and many criminals also changed their surname to Nguyễn to avoid prosecution.Created by: Sophie Lethermanhard 48% NguyenNguyen3559TranTran423LeLe2010PhamPham1372Vietnam riddles » Play surnames quiz and see all the questions.