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OTHER FORMS: Zamlock, Zamlocke
CONTRIBUTOR: Alex on 7/15/2015
Meaning & History
Altered, likely Americanized or Germanized, version of the Czech surname Zemlicka
. Zemlicka derives from žemle
, meaning "bread roll," and was a name given to bakers.
The alternative spelling, Zamlocke, may in fact be the Americanized version of Zamloch.
Persons with the surname include magician Anton Zamloch and baseball player Carl Zamloch.