Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. Hev+CHAWK [key]
Other Forms FormsHewczuk
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Meaning & History
Hewczak is primarily a Polish surname of the Ukrainian surname of Hewczuk.The Hewczak surname was derived as a patronymic surname. Meaning it is made up of two parts: “Hew” and “czuk”. “Hew” is a diminutive of Matthew as well as a medieval diminutive of Hugh.“czak” is a Polish surname rule meaning “son of”. Therefore Hewczak means “son of Hew” or “son of Matthew”.Also see the surname of “Hewczuk” – the Ukrainian variation on Hewczak.