Belkin Family History
Belkin Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from Beylke a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Beyle (see Belin ) formed with the Slavic possessive 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 2nd edition, 2022