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Kovalyov, often spelled as Kovalev (Russian: Ковалев), or Kovalyova, Kovaleva (feminine; Ковалёва), is a common Russian surname, an equivalent of the English "Smith" (derived from the Ukrainian word koval, which means blacksmith).

The surname may refer to:

In fiction:

Central character of Nicolai Gogol's The Nose