Munk Family History
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Munk Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Monk. German (Münk), Scandinavian, and Dutch: from Middle High German münich, Middle Dutch munc, Scandinavian munk ‘monk’, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a monk, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in the service of a monastery. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the male personal name M(o)unka, a Czech pet form of Solomon.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Monk, Munck, Mink, Munz, Muns, Mund, Mick, Muck, Mak, Munn