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Kolek Name Meaning

Polish and Czech: from a pet form of Polish Mikolaj or Czech Mikoláš, vernacular forms of the Greek personal name Nikolaos (see Nicholas). Polish (Kolek): nickname for a solitary person, from kolek ‘peg’.

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


Similar surnames: Kosek, Kolak, Bolek, Wolek, Kolis, Volek, Polek, Olek, Oles, Kober

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Kolek Family Origin

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Kolek Family Occupations

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Kolek Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Kolek Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kolek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kolek in 1956 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

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