Derived from Broz
, a diminutive of AMBROZIJE
. This was the birth surname of the Yugoslavian dictator Josip Broz Tito (1892-1980).
Possibly derived from the old Slavic word kazati
meaning "to order, to command".
From Croatian koš
meaning "basket", originally indicating a person who made or sold baskets.
MLAKAR Slovene, Croatian
Referred to someone who lived near a pool, derived from South Slavic mlaka
meaning "pool, puddle".