Last name: KOCH

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KOCH : This last name is indexed 956,396 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

KOCH : 1: German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German koch German Koch ‘cook’. The name in this sense is also established in some other European countries e.g. in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and Denmark.2: Czech and Slovak: from Koch a pet form of Kochan or of any other personal name beginning with Ko-.3: Polish: nickname from kochać ‘to love’ (see Kochan).

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