Galka Name Meaning

Polish (Galka): nickname from Polish galka ‘knob’, ‘lump’, probably denoting someone who was disfigured by a prominent carbuncle. This name is also established in German-speaking lands.

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


Similar surnames: Kalka, Gaska, Galla, Gajda, Gall, Gala, Galkin, Gal, Palka, Galuska

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Between 1961 and 2004, Galka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Galka in 1961 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

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