Skok Family History
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Skok Name Meaning
Slovenian: nickname for a refugee from the Turks in the 15th and 16th century, from a derivative of uskociti ‘to flee’. Slovenian territory was a refuge for Christians from Bosnia when it was conquered by the Ottoman Empire and from the parts of Croatia which were a war zone. Dutch: variant of Schock 2.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sok, Kos, Bok, Snoke, Kok, Shock, Sion, Blok, Skop, Siok