female: Kiselyova. Originates from the name of a Russian traditional fruit drink similar to mors with the addition of starch or arrowroot Ivanov (Иванов) remains one of the most popular last names in Russia. This surname comes from the first name Ivan, which was for centuries a very common name, especially among the peasant class.What are some funny Russian names?
Some Russian names were products of their time. Today those funny Russian names evoke a smile. But their contemporaries are also not far behind… 1. Dazdraperma is a woman’s name derived from abbreviating the slogan “Long live May Day!” (First of May – Labor Day – was a holiday during USSR times). 2.