Kauk Family History
Kauk Name Meaning
Possibly an altered spelling North German Kauke, from Middle Low German koke ‘cake’ (dialect Kauke), hence a metonymic occupational name for a baker or confectioner or a nickname for a cake lover. Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch Kaak or North German Kaack (see Kaake).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press