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Surname COOK
SOURCE: Occupation
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KUWK   [key]
Meaning & History
Derived from Old English coc meaning "cook", ultimately from Latin coquus. It was an occupational name for a cook, a man who sold cooked meats, or a keeper of an eating house.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Coke, Cooke, Cookson
OTHER LANGUAGES: Koch (German), Cuocco, Cuoco (Italian), Kock (Low German)