Krock Family History
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Krock Name Meaning
German: habitational name for someone from the city of Kraków in Poland, from a shortened form of Kraker, a Silesian variant of German Krakauer. Germanized variant of Polish Krok. North German (also Kröck): topographic name from Low German krock ‘crack’, ‘crevice’ (plural kröcke). Dutch: nickname for someone with long, curly, or thick hair, from Middle Dutch crook, croke ‘curly locks’, ‘mop (of hair)’. Jewish: variant spelling of Krok.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kruck, Brock, Rock, Krook, Krack, Krok, Klock, Knock, Kock, Kroll