Meaning & History
Means "blacksmith", a derivative of Slavic kovati meaning "to forge".
VariantsKovac, Kovačević, Kovačić(Croatian) Kovac, Kovačević, Kovačić(Serbian) Kovačević, Kovačić(Bosnian) Kovačevič, Kovačič(Slovene)
Other Languages & CulturesKavalioŭ, Kavalyow(Belarusian) Kovachev(Bulgarian) Kováč, Kovac, Kovář(Czech) Kovách, Kovács, Kováts(Hungarian) Kavaliauskas(Lithuanian) Kowalczyk, Kowalski(Polish) Kovalchuk, Kovalev, Kovalyov(Russian) Kováč, Kovac(Slovak) Kovalchuk, Kovalenko(Ukrainian)
Entry updated December 8, 2017