Last name: ELKIN

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Last name frequency

ELKIN : This last name is indexed 16,108 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

ELKIN : 1: English (West Midlands): from the personal name Elikin usually a pet form of Elias but also perhaps of the female name Ele (see Ellen).2: Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Elke with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.3: Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish male personal name Elke a pet form of Elijah with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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