Surname SOKOL

SOURCE: Occupation & Nickname
USAGE: Czech, Jewish

Meaning & History

From Czech sokol meaning "falcon", a nickname or an occupational name for a falconer. As a Jewish name it is ornamental.

Related Names

VARIANTS: Sokoll, Sokolof, Sokoloff, Sokolsky (Jewish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sokolov (Bulgarian), Sokół, Sokołowski (Polish), Sokolov, Sokolovsky (Russian), Sokolov (Ukrainian)
SAME SPELLING: Sokół