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Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname GORSKI

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Definition: From the Polish góra, meaning "mountain, hill," this common Polish surname meanigs of, from or pertaining to a mountain or hill. It may have referred to one who lived on a hill, or someone who came from one of many places with names derived from the root góra, such as Góra or Góry. The surname HILL is the English equivalent.

Surname Origin: Polish

Alternate Surname Spellings: GURSKI, GORA, GORKA, GORSKO

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References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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