Surname HANCOCK

SOURCE: Given Name
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

From a diminutive of the medieval name HANN. Early records reveal a Hanecock from the county of Yorkshire who appeared in the Hundred Rolls in the year 1273.

Related Names

VARIANT: Hanson
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hovanesian (Armenian), Ivanov, Ivankov, Vanev, Vankov, Yanev (Bulgarian), Ivanović, Janković (Croatian), Janiček (Czech), Johansen, Hansen (Danish), Jans, Jansen, Jansens, Jansing, Jansingh, Jansink, Janson, Janssen, Janssens, Janzen, Yancy (Dutch), Jans, Janson, Janz (German), Giannopoulos, Ioannidis (Greek), Jóhannsson (Icelandic), Mallon, Malone, Mollown, Ó Maoil Eoin (Irish), Giannino, Nana, Nani, Nanni, Nannini, Zanetti, Zunino (Italian), Ivanov (Macedonian), Jansen, Johansen (Norwegian), Ionesco, Ionescu (Romanian), Ivanov (Russian), Ivanović, Jovanović, Janković (Serbian), Jankovic (Slovak), Jankovič (Slovene), Janson, Jansson, Johansson, Hansson (Swedish), Ivanov (Ukrainian), Bevan, Evans, Jones (Welsh)