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Work Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Work in the parish of St. Ola, Orkney. English: from Old English (ge)weorc ‘work’, ‘fortification’, hence probably a topographic name or an occupational name for someone who worked on fortifications or at a fort. Danish: habitational name from a place so called.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: York, Wark, Worl, Mork, Rock, Look, Bork, Turk, Cork, Worm