Perko Family History
Perko Name Meaning
Slovenian and Croatian: from an old pet form of the personal name Peter (Slovenian) or Petar (Croatian). Slovenian: from an old pet form of the personal name Bernard. Replacement of initial B- with P- is quite common in Slovenian names. Finnish: topographic name from perkiö ‘meadow’, ‘cleared field’. This name is found mainly in southwestern Finland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press