Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage German (Austrian)
Pronounced Pron. Yowk(Austrian German) [key]
Other Forms FormsJauck
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The meaning of the name Jauk is similar to the word "acre" in English. It is a measure word for how much land an ox can plough in one day. People with the surname Jauk are likely to have descended from farmers. It is most popular in the south of Austria.