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Chernick Name Meaning

Jewish (Eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from an eastern Slavic word meaning ‘black’, ‘dark’ (see Chorney). The suffix -ik is a Slavic noun ending. Americanized form of Czech, Slovak, and Jewish Cerník, nickname meaning ‘the black one’, ‘the dark one’. Americanized form of Slovenian Cernic or Cernic, nicknames derived from crn ‘black’, ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Chesnick, Chernin, Cherniak, Czerniak, Charnock, Bernick, Cherny

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Chernick Family Origin

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Chernick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Chernick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Chernick's were Farmers.

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