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Lewkowicz Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): patronymic from the personal name Lewek, a pet form of Lew, meaning ‘lion’ (see Lyon 2). As a Jewish personal name it was used as a Polish equivalent of Yiddish leyb (see Leib 1). Polish: perhaps also a patronymic from the nickname Lewek ‘left-handed’, a diminutive of Lewy 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lenkiewicz, Berkowitz, Lechowicz, Leibowitz, Perkovich, Moskowitz

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lewkowicz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lewkowicz in 1961 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

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