Makos Family History
Makos Name Meaning
Greek: origin uncertain. Possibly from Slavic mak ‘poppy’, or the Albanian personal name Maqo. Polish (Makos) and Hungarian (Mákos): from mak ‘poppy’, occupational name for someone who grew poppies, or nickname meaning ‘poppy’. Polish (Makosz) and Hungarian (Mákos): from the personal name Makary (Polish), Makár (Hungarian), vernacular forms of the Greek personal name Makarios ‘blessed’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press