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SOKOLOWSKI - Name Meaning & Origin
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Definition: The -owski root of this surname indicates that it is most likely based on the place from which the family originated - so SOKOLOWSKI means one who came from a town with names like Sokoly, Sokolowo, Sokólka, etc. In turn, these place names are derived from rom the root sokól, meaning "falcon" - meaning "place of the falcons."

Surname Origin: Spanish

Alternate Surname Spellings: SOKOLOWSKI, SOKOLEWSKI, SOKOLOWSKY, SOKOLEWSKI

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DistantCousin.com - SOKOLOWSKI Genealogy & Family History
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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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