Keck Family History
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Keck Name Meaning
English: from the Old Norse personal name Keikr (from Old West Scandinavian keikr ‘bent backwards’). German: nickname from Middle High German kec ‘lively’, ‘active’ (cognate of English quick), which later changed its meaning to ‘bold’, ‘forward’, ‘fresh’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Beck, Heck, Peck, Deck, Kock, Weck, Rock, Reck, Eck, Kueck