Pakula Family History
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Pakula Name Meaning
from Polish pakuly ‘tow’ (in the sense ‘loose ends of linen or rope’), hence a nickname for someone with tow-colored hair, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked with linen or hemp. from a derivative of the personal name Pakoslaw, from Old Slavic pace ‘more’ + slav ‘glory’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Padula, Bakula, Palla, Parola, Pala, Paula, Pikula, Kula, Sekula