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Definition: Literally meaning "one from the place of little flowers," KWIATKOWSKI derives from the root kwiat, meaning "flower," plus the diminutive suffix -ek, meaning "little," and the suffix -owski, meaning "of, from, or pertaining to." Usually, the surname was bestowed upon individuals who originally came from places with names such as Kwiatkow, Kwiatkowice, etc.

Surname Origin: Polish

Alternate Surname Spellings: KWIATEK, KWIATKIEWICZ

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FamilySearch - KWISTKOWSKI Genealogy
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DistantCousin.com - KWISTKOWSKI Genealogy & Family History
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MyCinnamonToast.com - KWISTKOWSKI Genealogy in All Regions
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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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