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Type Surname (from location)
Usage Polish
Pronounced Pron. kshi-ZHEHF-skyee(Polish) shi-ZHEHF-skee(American English)  [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsKrzyzewski (anglicized), Krzyżewska (feminine)

Meaning & History

Derived from the name of any of the villages called Krzyżewo in Poland. A notable bearer is American basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski (b. 1947).
Added 8/11/2019 by jkkk
Edited 2/19/2022 by Beautiful Victory