Markos Family History
Markos Name Meaning
Greek: from the personal name Markos (see Mark) or a shortened form of patronymic derivatives of this, for example Markopoulos, Markakis, or composite names such as Markantonakis ‘son of Mark Anthony’. Hungarian: variant of Márkus, a Latinized Hungarian form of Mark. Hungarian: possibly a nickname from markos ‘strong’ (from marok ‘palm of the hand’, markol ‘to grip’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press