Belkin Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
Belkin Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from Beylke, a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Beyle (see Belin), with the Slavic suffix -in. Russian: patronymic from the nickname Belka meaning ‘squirrel’ (a derivative of bely ‘white’, referring to the animal’s white stomach).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press