Borowski Family History
Borowski Name Meaning
Polish: habitational name for someone from a place named with Bor, a short form of the personal names Borzyslaw or Bolebor (composed of Slavic borzy, bor ‘to fight’ + slaw ‘glory’ or bole ‘greater’ + the possessive suffix -ow). Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place named with bór ‘pine forest’. See also Borofsky.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press