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12/14/2019, 2:25 PM Mike C update #106
6/13/2019, 12:17 AM Mike C update #104
1/10/2017, 9:56 AM Mike C update #94
5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KAHK

Meaning & History

Derived from the medieval nickname cok meaning "rooster, cock". The nickname was commonly added to given names to create diminutives such as Hancock or Alcock.