Zelensky Family History
Zelensky Name Meaning
Ukrainian Belorussian and Jewish (from Belarus and Ukraine): habitational name for someone from a place called Zelenki or Zelenka in Ukraine and Zelena in Belarus from an East Slavic word meaning ‘green’. Compare Zelinsky and Selensky . Slovak and Czech (Zelenský): habitational name for someone from a place called Zelené. Americanized form of Polish Zieliński (see Zielinski ) or Żeleński (see Zelenski ). Compare Selensky .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022