Type Surname (from occupation & from nickname)
Usage Italian

Meaning & History

Derived from Italian falco "falcon". The name was used to denote a falconer or a person who resembled a falcon in some way.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesFalk(Danish) Falconer, Falkner, Faulkner(English) Falk, Falkner(German) Falk(Norwegian) Falconer, Faulkner(Scottish) Falk(Swedish)


Entry updated December 8, 2017