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Type Surname (from occupation, from nickname & ornamental)
Pronounced Pron. SO-kol(Czech)
SAW-kawl(Slovak)

Meaning & History

From Czech and Slovak sokol meaning "falcon", a nickname or an occupational name for a falconer. As a Jewish name it is ornamental.