Ploch Family History
Ploch Name Meaning
Southern and eastern German (of Slavic origin): variant of Bloch. South German: nickname for a crude, clumsy, or short and fat individual, from Middle High German bloch ‘block’, ‘stocks’. Polish: unflattering nickname from plochy ‘timid’ or ‘sluttish’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press