SOURCE: Location, Occupation & Nickname
USAGE: Polish
PRONOUNCED: saw-kaw-WAWF-skyee  [details]

Meaning & History

Usually refers to the city of Sokołów Podlaski in Poland. It may sometimes be derived from Polish sokół meaning "falcon".

Related Names

VARIANTS: Sokal, Sokół
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sokolov (Bulgarian), Sokol (Czech), Sokol, Sokoll, Sokolof, Sokoloff, Sokolsky (Jewish), Sokolov, Sokolovsky (Russian), Sokolov (Ukrainian)
Entry updated July 2, 2017