Galkin Family History
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Galkin Name Meaning
Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from the village of Galki in eastern Belarus. Russian: patronymic from Galka, a nickname meaning ‘jackdaw’, used to denote a thievish or talkative person.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Galin, Galvin, Balkin, Malkin, Laskin, Markin, Zalkin, Ballin, Kalin