Falk Family History
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Falk Name Meaning
German: from Middle High German valke ‘falcon’, hence a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a falconer. Scandinavian: ornamental name from falk ‘falcon’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Falke ‘falcon’, or, in Bohemia, from Czech vlk ‘wolf’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish falk ‘falcon’ or from the personal name Falk with the same meaning.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kalk, Balk, Fall, Palm, Salk, Walk, Hall, Raak, Kalb, Mak