Pavek Family History
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Pavek Name Meaning
Czech (Pávek): from a diminutive of páv ‘peacock’, hence a nickname for a pretentious or ostentatious person. The vocabulary word pávek or pavák also denotes a type of dove or pigeon, and this too may be the source of the surname in some cases.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Patek, Panek, Papes, Ptacek, Pasek, Spacek, Lasek, Sasek, Palek, Rave