Lesko Family History
Lesko Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak (Leško): from a pet form of the personal name Aleš (see Ales ). Polish (Leśko): from a variant of the personal name Leszko a pet form of Lech . In North America this surname may also be an altered form of the variant Leszko which is also Rusyn (Lemko) name; compare Leshko . Hungarian (Leskó): probably from an old Hungarian personal name Leskó derived from the Ugric word les ‘look’ or ‘peek’. Alternatively in some cases a surname of Slovak origin (see 1 above). Croatian (Leško): from a pet form of the personal name Aleksandar (see Alexander ). Croatian: unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022