Hake Family History
Hake Name Meaning
English: from the Old Norse byname Haki (cognate with Hook), given originally to someone with a hunched figure or a hooked nose. North German: variant of Haack. Dutch and North German: from the Germanic personal name Hac(c)o, a short form of a compound name beginning with the element hag ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hacke.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press