Shimko Family History
Shimko Name Meaning
Americanized form of Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia Serbia and Croatia) Šimko (see Simko ). Belorussian Ukrainian Rusyn and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a pet form of a personal name equivalent to Simon . For Christians this personal name is based on the Polish form Szymon or on the Hungarian pronunciation of the Biblical name. For Jews it is based on the Yiddish form Shimen. Americanized form of Polish Szymko: from a pet form of the personal name Szymon Polish form of Simon .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press