Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. [fan niˈkɛrk] (Afrikaans)
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 8/4/2017
Topographic name for any of the various locations named Nieuwerkerk in The Netherlands or Nieuwerkerken in Belgium. The name itself means "of the new church" from Dutch van meaning "of" combined with nieuw meaning "new" and kerk meaning "church".