Type Surname (from given name)
Scripts Міцкевіч(Belarusian) Мицкевич(Russian)
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Meaning & History
Derived either from a diminutive form Micek of the Polish given name Mikołaj or from a diminutive form Mitska of Belarusian given names Dzmitry and Zmitser or less likely from other names that begin with mi. A notable bearer is Kanstantsin Mitskevich, the Belarusian writer better known as Yakub Kolas (1882-1956).