Brodsky Family History
Brodsky Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak (Brodský): habitational name for someone from any of numerous places notably in Bohemia named Brod from Slavic brod ‘ford’. Americanized form of Polish Brodzki: habitational name for someone from any of various places in Poland called Brody. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Ukrainian: habitational name for someone from Brody a place in Galicia (now Ukraine) which was an important center of Jewish life up to the time of the Holocaust.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press