Bick Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from Middle Dutch and Middle High German bicke ‘pickaxe’ or ‘chisel’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a stonemason or someone who made or worked with such tools. German: from a pet form of the personal name Burkhart. English: of uncertain origin, perhaps from the Old English personal name Bicca. Alternatively, Reaney suggests it may be from Middle English bike ‘nest of wild bees or wasps’ and hence a metonymic occupational name for a beekeeper. Compare Bicker. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): German or English spelling of eastern Yiddish bik, Polish byk, or Russian byk, all meaning ‘ox’ or ‘bull’. This may be a translation of Shor.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Pick, Beck, Blick, Back, Buck, Brick, Dick, Mick, Wick, Rock

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Bick Family Origin

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Bick Family Occupations

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  • Laundress

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1881, Laundress, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bick. A less common occupation for the Bick family was Butcher. The most common Bick occupation in the UK was Laundress. 7% of Bick's were Laundresss.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Bick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bick in 1943 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bick

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