Last name: LAKIN

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All you have to know about the last name LAKIN

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LAKIN : This last name is indexed 30,958 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

LAKIN : 1: Americanized form of Jewish Leykin (from Belarus) a metronymic from Leyke a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Leye from the Hebrew female personal name Lea from which English Leah is derived (see Genesis 29: 16) + the Slavic possessive suffix -in.2: English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Lawkin a diminutive of Law- (a pet form of the personal name Laurence; see Lawrence). Compare Law 1 and Larkin.

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