Kukla Family History
Kukla Name Meaning
Polish (also Kukla) and Czech: from kukla ‘cowl’, ‘hood’, ‘mask’, probably a nickname bestowed on an habitual wearer of a hood or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a hood or cowl maker. In Polish kukla, kukla also means a kind of bread roll and a puppet. This surname is also found in German-speaking countries.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press