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NOWAKOWSKI - Name Meaning & Origin
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Definition: An extremely common Polish surname, NOWAKOWSKI is a place name which comes from one of many Polish villages with names such as Nowaki and Nowakowo. These place names, in turn, are derived from the word nowak, meaning "new fellow, new man in town," from the root now=new.

Surname Origin: Polish

Alternate Surname Spellings: NOWAKOWSKY, NOVAKOWSKI, NOWAKOWICZ

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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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