Sak Name Meaning

Polish: from a reduced form of the personal name Isaak (see Isaac). Polish and Hungarian (Szák): from Polish sak, Hungarian szák, ‘fishing net’, ‘sack’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of nets or sacks. Dutch: variant of Zack, a short form of the personal name Zacharias or Isaak. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Sack.

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

Similar surnames: Sack, Mak, Sas, Bak, Sax, Rak, Say, Sik, Salk, Sam

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In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Sak.

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  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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