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Markos Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Markos (see Mark) or a shortened form of patronymic derivatives of this, for example Markopoulos, Markakis, or composite names such as Markantonakis ‘son of Mark Anthony’. Hungarian: variant of Márkus, a Latinized Hungarian form of Mark. Hungarian: possibly a nickname from markos ‘strong’ (from marok ‘palm of the hand’, markol ‘to grip’).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Marko, Makos, Markus, Marks, Markow, Maras, Markin, Baros, Markov

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Markos Family Origin

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Markos Family Occupations

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  • Carver

    50%
  • Works In Foundy

    50%

In 1880, the most common Markos occupation in the USA was Carver. 50% of Markos's were Carvers. Carver and Works In Foundy were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Markos.

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Markos Life Expectancy

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