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Type Surname (from given name)
Scripts विर्क, ورک, 维尔克
Other Forms FormsVirak(विरक) ,Wirk (विर्क), Birk (बिर्क), Birkh (बिर्ख), Birakh (बिरख), Vrik (वृक),Varika (वरिक), Barik (बरिक), Birak(बिरक)

Meaning & History

Villages in the Punjab region of Subcontinent had the surname of “Virk” . Mostly occupied by Muslims and Sikhs of the Jat Clan. The name means “Wolf” or “Gift of God”, it’s meaning is unclear. However, most people believe. That the surname stems from a brave and praiseworthy warrior of the subcontinent named ‘Virak’, he participated in many battles and was respected by all. (It’s history is quite long, you can find it on Wikipedia). Thus, to many the name symbolizes bravery, courage and honour.
Added 6/4/2023 by I_Exist_YaYy
Edited 6/4/2023 by I_Exist_YaYy