Gluck Family History
Gluck Name Meaning
German (also Glück): from Middle High German g(e)lücke ‘luck’ (of uncertain origin not attested before the late 12th century) hence a nickname for someone considered fortunate perhaps someone who had had a narrow escape. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine). Jewish (Ashkenazic; Glück): artificial name from German Glück ‘luck’ (Yiddish glik). Compare Glick and Glueck .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press