Bobek Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): topographic name from bobek ‘bayberry’. Czech and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname for a small rotund person, from bobek ‘goat droppings’. Slovenian and Croatian (northwestern Croatia): nickname from a diminutive of bob ‘horse bean’, formed with the diminutive suffix -ek. Compare Bobik and Bobich. German: habitational name from a place in Schleswig-Holstein named Bobek. Swedish: variant spelling of Bobeck.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bobeck, Borek, Bobik, Bober, Bobe, Kober, Bobak, Bosak, Boden, Bobel

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Bobek Family Origin

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Bobek Family Occupations

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  • Works In Shoe Factory

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In 1880, the most common Bobek occupation in the USA was Works In Shoe Factory. 100% of Bobek's were Works In Shoe Factorys.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Bobek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Bobek in 1944 was 29, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bobek

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