Cech Family History
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Cech Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak (Cech): ethnic name meaning ‘Czech’, used in particular to distinguish a native or inhabitant of Bohemia (Czech Cechy) from Slovaks, Moravians, and other ethnic groups, or a speaker of the Czech language as opposed to German. The word itself is of unknown origin. Czech and Slovak: from a short form of the personal name Cechoslav. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Zech.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mech, Czech, Pech, Lech, Dech, Rech, Zech, Such, Cece, Duch