Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage Czech (?)
Pronounced Pron. Hah-shik [key]
Other Forms FormsHásek, Hašková (Feminine)
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Meaning & History
Meaning "Pure" or "Chaste" from Latin Castus, a shortening of Castulus. Diminutive of the personal name Haštal. Noteable people with this surname include Dominik Hašek, a Czech ice hockey Goal-tender and Jaroslav Hašek, a Czech satirist and Journalist, most known for his satirical novel, 'The Good Soldier Švejk'.