Lansky Family History
Lansky Name Meaning
Czech (Lánský) and Slovak (Lánsky): topographic name from a derivative of Old Czech and Slovak lán ‘large field’ (see Lanik ). It may also be a habitational name from any of several places called Lány named with this element. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from the village of Lan or Lanskaya now in Belarus.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press