Placek Family History
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Placek Name Meaning
Polish: occupational name for a pastrycook, from placek ‘cake’. Czech (Placek): nickname from Czech placek ‘moaner’, ‘weeper’, from plác ‘to cry’, ‘bewail one’s lot’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pacek, Place, Placzek, Sladek, Placko, Lasek, Plack, Vacek, Lacek